Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

To: Honorable Charles B. Curtis Chairman Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

by R. Robert Russell March 7, 1980 Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
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BEFORE THE FEDERAL ENERGY REGULATORY COMMISSION: HIGH-COST NATURAL GAS FROM TIGHT FORMATIONS

by Thomas D. Hopkins October 15, 1979 Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

The Council on Wage and Price Stability today gave qualified support to a Federal Energy Regulatory Commission proposal that provides an “incentive price” to encourage production of natural gas from low-permeability formations (“tight sands”).   However, in comments submitted to FERC, the Council noted several deficiencies in the proposal.

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Before the Federal Energy Regulatory Comission: Compensation Provisions For Curtailments Plans

by Barry Bosworth January 31, 1978 Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

On December 8, 1977, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) issued a Preliminary Notice of Proposed Rulemaking and invited public comments regarding the practicability of comprehensive compensation provisions for curtailment plans. (42 F.R. 63018) Because the outcome of this proceeding could affect future availability and price of natural gas (particularly of supplemental gas supplies),  the […]

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Before the Federal Energy Regulatory Comission: In the Matter of Motor Gasoline Deregulation and Transition Regulations

by Barry Bosworth December 23, 1977 Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

The Council on Wage and Price Stability today urged the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to reject a proposal by the Environmental Protection Agency on the exemption of mote gasoline from the Mandatory Price and Allocation Regulations. The EPA proposed that the Commission seriously consider insttuting “new controls” on the retail price differentials between leaded and […]

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Brief on Exceptions of the Council on Wage and Price Stability. (Before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission)

by Barry Bosworth November 22, 1977 Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

The Council on Wage and Price Stability today urged that the Department of Energy reject recommendations of two Administrative Law Judges regarding the pricing of imported liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Algeria. The Administrative Law Judges recommended that the LNG, which would be more than twice as expensive as gas now sold in the United […]

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Change in Public Availability of FPC Form on Cost and Quality of Fuels for Electric Plants

by Council on Wage and Price Stability October 14, 1977 Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

On August 15, 1977, the Federal Power Commission proposed to amend Section 141.61 of its regulations regarding the public availability of data collected from electric utilities on FPC Form No. 423. Form 423 has been used since July 1972 to collect detailed information on the cost and quality of fossil fuel purchased by steam electric […]

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