- Representing a major industrial customer in litigation of interstate pipeline rate proceeding before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
- Advised an electric utility on negotiating purchase of gas storage capacity as anchor shipper for new facility.
- Advised an intrastate pipeline on regulatory approach to securing timely federal and state authorizations authorization
Advised power generator on structuring gas asset management agreements and capacity release regulations.
- Advised a major interstate pipeline with respect to FERC compliance matters.
- Advised an investment bank on global LNG market.
- Advised a power developer on negotiation of long-term gas acquisition strategies
- Advised an interstate pipeline on restructuring gas transportation portfolio.
Environmental Commodities / Carbon Cap and Trade
- Advised a major energy company on regulatory requirements for California carbon cap and trade markets.
- Advised a lender on renewable energy credit transactions in multiple states.
- Advised a major energy company on commercial and regulatory aspects of offset creation through destruction of ozone-depleting substances.
- Represented an energy company before the California Air Resources Board aspects of proposing modifications to regulations regarding auction participation.
Smart Grid / Energy Storage
- Advised a developer of innovative thermal energy storage technology on regulatory market structures and opportunities in Pacific Northwest and California.
- Advised a smart grid developer on commercial negotiations for installation of utility-addressable irrigation systems
- Advised a public utility on federal regulatory impacts of distributed generation program.
FERC/BPA Regulatory Advice and Litigation
- Representing a major industrial customer in litigation of interstate pipeline rate proceeding before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
- Representing industry trade group on direct access issues before the Oregon Public Utility Commission.
- Representing commodity trader in rulemaking proceedings before the California Air Resources Board.
- Represented thermal electric generator before the Bonneville Power Authority and complaint proceedings before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission regarding environmental redispatch of electric power and related tariff issues.
- Advised multiple energy companies on compliance requirements under Federal Energy Regulatory Commission regulations.
- Advised power generator in obtaining modifications to rulemaking promulgated by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
- Represented interstate pipelines in rate case proceedings under Section 4 of the Natural Gas Act before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
- Secured state and federal permits for construction of new international gas pipeline.
- Advised investors regarding state regulations for solar power subsidies in numerous states.
- Advised industrial energy consumer on litigation regarding pipeline safety issues and potential violation of Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) regulations.