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Order 1000 Petition for Review – D.C. Circuit

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Dated: May 15, 2015

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UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS
FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA CIRCUIT

New England States Committee on Electricity, Inc., et al.,

v.

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

JOINT PETITION FOR REVIEW OF THE NEW ENGLAND STATES COMMITTEE ON ELECTRICITY, INC., CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION, CONNECTICUT PUBLIC UTILITIES REGULATORY AUTHORITY, THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC UTILITIES OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS, THE RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION, THE STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION, AND THE VERMONT PUBLIC SERVICE DEPARTMENT

 

Pursuant to Section 313(b) of the Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. § 825l(b), and Rule 15(a) of the Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure AND Circuit Rule 15 of the Circuit Rules for the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, the New England States Committee on Electricity, Inc. (“NESCOE”), the Commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (“CT DEEP”), the Connecticut Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (“CT PURA”), the Department of Public Utilities of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts (“MA DPU”), the Rhode Island Public Utilities Commission (“RI PUC”), the State of New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission (“NH PUC”), and the Vermont Public Service Department (“VT PSD”), jointly and severally, hereby petition this Court for judicial review of the following two orders of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC”):[1]

  1. ISO New England Inc., Order on Compliance Filings,

143 FERC ¶ 61,150 (May 17, 2013) (FERC Docket Nos. ER13-             193-000 and ER13-196-000); and

 

  1. ISO New England Inc., Order on Rehearing and Compliance,                 150 FERC ¶ 61,209 (March 19, 2015) (FERC Docket Nos.                     ER13-193-001, ER13-193-003, ER13-196-001 and ER13-196-               002).

 

Copies of these orders are attached.

 

Respectfully submitted,

 

                                         New England States Committee on                                                                Electricity, Inc.:

 

 

                                                                                     

John Michael Adragna

Phyllis G. Kimmel

McCarter & English, LLP

1015 Fifteenth Street, N.W.

Twelfth Floor                                                                                        Washington, DC 20005

(202) 753-3400

jadragna@mccarter.com

pkimmel@mccarter.com

 

                                         /s/ Jason Marshall                  

Jason Marshall

General Counsel

New England States Committee

on Electricity, Inc.

655 Longmeadow Street

Longmeadow, MA 01106

(617) 913-0342

jasonmarshall@nescoe.com

 

Attorneys for the New England States

Committee on Electricity, Inc.

 


Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection:

 

/s/ Robert Snook                     

Robert Snook, AAG

Office of the Attorney General

Ten Franklin Square

New Britain, CT 06051

(860) 827-2657

Robert.Snook@ct.gov

 

Attorney for the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection

 

                                         Connecticut Public Utilities                                                                  Regulatory Authority:

 

/s/ Clare Kindall                     

Clare Kindall, AAG

Department Head – Energy

Office of the Attorney General

Ten Franklin Square

New Britain, CT 06051

(860) 827-2683

Clare.kindall@ct.gov

 

Attorney for the Connecticut Public Utilities                                              Regulatory Authority

 

 

 

Massachusetts Department of Public                                                    Utilities:

 

Cecile M. Fraser, Counsel

Jeffrey M. Leupold, Senior Counsel

Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities

One South Station, Fifth Floor

Boston, MA 02110

(617) 305-3621

Cecile.Fraser@state.ma.us

Jeffrey.Leupold@state.ma.us

 

Attorneys for the Massachusetts Department         of Public Utilities

 

New Hampshire Public Utilities       Commission:

 

/s/ F. Anne Ross                     

  1. Anne Ross

General Counsel

New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission

21 South Fruit Street, Suite 10

Concord, New Hampshire 03301-2429

(603) 271-2431

f.anne.ross@puc.nh.gov

 

Attorney for the New Hampshire Public       Utilities Commission

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rhode Island Public Utilities Commission:

 

/s/ Leo J. Wold                       

Leo J. Wold

Assistant Attorney General

150 South Main Street

Providence, RI 02903

(401) 274-4400, ext. 2218

lwold@riag.ri.gov

 

Attorney for the Rhode Island Public Utilities         Commission

 

Vermont Department of Public Service:

 

/s/ Edward McNamara                                         

Edward McNamara

Regional Policy Director

Vermont Department of Public Service

112 State Street

Montpelier, VT 05620

(802) 828-4007

ed.mcnamara@state.vt.us

 

Attorney for the Vermont Department of Public     Service

 

May 15, 2015

[1]   The NESCOE Manager for Maine has indicated that Maine is not joining this petition. All petitioners listed herein reserve their rights to file separate statements of issues, to raise distinct issues in the briefs, and to file separate pleadings in this proceeding.