report to the Federal Power Commission on the Transmission of electric power.

by United States. Federal Power Commission. Transmission Technical Advisory Committee. in [Washington]

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  • Electric power transmission.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 189-192.

Other titlesTransmission of electric power.
StatementPrepared for the National Power Survey.
LC ClassificationsTK3101 .U55
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 192 p.
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5395315M
LC Control Number72616371

transmitting, utilizing or distributing power. 2. This form of annual report isprepared in conformity with the Uniform System of Accounts for Public Utilitie$ and Licensees prescribed by the Federal Power Commission, and all accounting words and phrases are to be . The Federal Power Act () created the Federal Power Commission, which later became the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. The Federal Power Commission was given the authority to regulate interstate power transmission and wholesale electricity. The law put the Federal Power Commission in charge of hydropower projects, reservoirs, and.   The Commission is authorized under section (b) of the Federal Power Act to condition its merger approvals and to exercise continuing jurisdiction over merged entities. 13 Although this authority certainly is very useful, I would caution against allowing it to result in an overly regulatory approach to merger review during the transition to.   ⎯ The U.S. Federal Power Commission report on the blackout recommended “A council on power coordination made up of representatives from each of the nation’s Regional coordinating organizations to exchange and disseminate information on Regional coordinating practices to .

The U.S. Federal Power Commission report on the blackout recommends: “A council on power coordination made up of representatives from each of the nation’s Regional coordinating organizations to exchange and disseminate information on Regional coordinating practices to all of the Regional organizations, and to review, discuss, and assist in. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (formerly the Federal Power Commission). The federal agency that regulates interstate and wholesale power transactions, including power sales and transmission services, as well as licensing of dams on rivers under federal jurisdiction. High voltage: Voltage levels generally at or above 69 kilovolts (kV). The conclusion of the Federal Power Commission in this case that facilities owned and operated by a power company within a State -- which connected with facilities of a second company, also within the State, whose facilities connected with those of a third company, in another State -- were utilized for the transmission of electric energy across. The New York Power Authority (NYPA), officially the Power Authority of the State of New York, is a New York State public-benefit is the largest state public power utility in the United provides some of the lowest-cost electricity in the nation, operating 16 generating facilities and more than 1, circuit-miles of transmission lines.

United States. Federal Power Commission Alternative names. Detailed View Revision History Sources. Export. JSON EAC-CPF XML. In its Order No. , the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission found that public utilities subject to its jurisdiction under the Federal Power Act (FPA or Act), 16 U.S.C. a et seq., had discriminated unlawfully in providing access to their facilities for transmitting electric power, and had the ability and incentive to continue to do so. Where the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is required to prepare a draft or final environmental impact statement under the National Environmental Policy Act of (42 U.S.C. and following) in connection with an application for a license under part I of the Federal Power Act [16 U.S.C. a et seq.], the Commission may permit, at the. 2 Indiana, Southern California Edison, Georgia Power Company, Southern Company 3 Services, Alabama Power Company, Florida Power & Light Company, Florida Power 4 Corporation, and others. I-first testified before FERC (or, rather, its predecessor, the 5 Federal Power Commission) regarding electric transmission rates in In addition to.

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The Online Books Page. Online Books by. United States. Federal Power Commission. Books from the extended shelves: United States. Federal Power Commission: -Rules and regulations as amended by order no. 11 of June 6,governing the administration of the Federal water power act: with copies of the act, of amendment thereto, and of orders nos.inclusive.

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Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO examined the nature and extent of federal efforts to resolve dispute cases concerning electric power transmission systems access, facilities, and services, focusing on the role of the: (1) Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC); (2) Federal Power Commission, its predecessor; and (3) federal found that, of 40 cases involving transmission.

transmission ingranted the Federal Power Commission jurisdiction over wholesale electric power transactions and the interstate transmission of electric power. The states, for the most part, retained jurisdiction over the siting of generation and transmission facilities as well as the pricing of most retail electric power by: 1.

The electric power transmission facilities are generally the transformers that “step up” the generated power from low to higher voltage, the lines that the power is transmitted over and the transformers that “step down” voltages as it reaches the customers.

The transmission lines are owned and operated by the larger utilities. Electric Power Transmission and Distribution is meant to serve as a textbook for students of and B.E. Electrical Engineering. This is, in fact, the first course book for the electrical engineering student in which almost all concepts of transmission and distribution are covered in a single book.

InFederal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Orders and were passed to facilitate wholesale competition in the bulk power supply market. More specifically, Order addresses the issues of open access to the transmission network giving FERC the jurisdiction over all transmission issues, especially pricing.

The Federal Power Commission became systems for the generation and long distance transmission of electric power. Niagara development quickly became a polyphase project involving an. RECORDS OF THE FEDERAL POWER COMMISSION History: Established as an independent agency by the Federal Power Act (41 Stat.

), Jto regulate interstate aspects of electric power and natural gas industries. Terminated and functions transferred to the Department of Energy, Federal Power Commission. Created to coordinate hydroelectric projects. Electric power transmission is the final step in the delivery of electric power service to consumers.

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In response, Congress passed the Federal Power Act, which granted the existing Federal Power Commission jurisdiction over wholesale electric rates, such as those charged by holding companies to their subsidiaries. This grant of authority to the Federal Power Commission helped align regulatory functions with the physical structure of the electric.

and describe transmission-access cases decided by (1) the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission), (2) the Commission’ s predecessor, the Federal Power Commission,1 and (3) the federal courts. We briefed your staff in November on the preliminary results of our review. @article{osti_, title = {Federal Power Commission final annual report}, author = {}, abstractNote = {This is the 57th and final annual report of the Federal Power Commission.

It was prepared so that the Congress and the public will have a full record of the Commission's history. The Commission issued annual reports every year beginning inexcept for a five-year period during.

resulted in a regulatory gap. The Federal Power Act of (FPA) was enacted to address this situation. The FPA gave the old Federal Power Commission jurisdiction over transmission of electric energy in interstate commerce and the sale of electric energy at wholesale in interstate commerce   The act created the Federal Power Commission (FPC) to regulate the construction and operation of nonfederal hydropower projects.

4 In subsequent years, many companies began to enter the electric power industry. Large companies began to form and consolidate the industry, as economies of scale began to dominate the production of electric power.

The electric power industry today ; The industry\'s prospects for growth ; Fuels and fuel transport for electric energy ; Conventional steam-electric generation ; Nuclear power ; Hydroelectric power resources ; Peaking power ; Possible new methods of power generation ; Air and water pollution at thermal-electric generating plants ; Transmission.

the Federal Power Commission (FPC) over the nation’s electric utilities, to include the transmission of electricity in interstate commerce as well as any wholesale power transactions. The Federal Power Act states under Ti Ch.

12, Subchapter II, Section (Washington, U.S. Federal Power Commission, Bureau of Power; for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.), by United States. Federal Power Commission (page images at HathiTrust) Coastal facility guidelines: a methodology for development with environmental case studies on marinas and power plants: working paper.

Order12 FRDec. 19,provides in part as follows: Prescribing a system of accounts for public utilities and licensees under the Federal Power Act.

The Federal Power Commission acting pursuant to authority granted by the Federal Power Act, particularly sections (a), (a), andand paragraph (13) of section 3, section 4(b) thereof, and finding such action necessary and.

In the same year as PUHCA, Congress passed the Federal Power Act ofwhich gave the Federal Power Commission (FPC) regulatory power over interstate and wholesale transactions and transmission. In order that we may have an adequate supply of electric power in the areas in which it is most needed, I should like the Federal Power Commission, utilizing its existing facilities, in cooperation with the National Power Policy Committee, and the Advisory Commission to the Council of National Defense, to undertake the following: 1.

FY Performance & Accountability Report Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Page 5 Lastly, the Commission has an important role in maintaining the reliability of the electric transmission grid.

The Commission established, and now oversees, the Electric Reliability Organization (ERO). The ERO. Federal Power Commission terminated and functions, personnel, property, funds, etc., transferred to Secretary of Energy (except for certain functions transferred to Federal Energy Regulatory Commission) by sections (b), (a), (a).

History Federal Power Commission. The Federal Power Commission (FPC), which preceded FERC, was established by Congress in to allow cabinet members to coordinate federal hydropower development.

Inthe FPC was transformed into an independent regulatory agency with five members nominated by the President and confirmed by the FPC was authorized to. On cover: Guidelines for growth of the electric power industry. Bibliography: pt. 3, p.

Advisory Committee on Load Forecasting Methodology. A report by the Federal Power Commissionpt. Electric power in the northeast,prepared by. The FERC draws its jurisdictional power from the Federal Power Act ofwhich specified that FERC’s predecessor agency, the Federal Power Commission, could regulate “transmission of electric energy in interstate commerce and the sale of such energy at wholesale in interstate commerce.” 8.

The Act went on to say. It granted the Commission authority, among other things, to direct a public utility to establish physical connection of its transmission facilities with the facilities of other persons engaged in the transmission or sale of electric energy.

§ (b). Since that power was not extended to the United States, the court concluded that a license. Federal Power Commission v.

Sierra Pacific Power Co., U.S. (), is a United States Supreme Court case in which the Court interpreted the Federal Power Act (FPA) as permitting the Federal Power Commission (FPC) to modify a rate specified in a contract between an electric utility and distribution company only upon a finding that the.

Order Code RS January 9, CRS Report for Congress Received through the CRS Web Authority of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to Fix Electricity Rates and Charges and to Require Refund Payments by a Public Utility Michael V.

Seitzinger Legislative Attorney American Law Division Summary Sections and of the Federal Power Act concern rates and charges. Federal Power Act (): Wrested state regulation of hydroelectric power to newly-created independent federal agency, the Federal Power Commission ("FPC"), the precursor to FERC - more specifically, licensing of hydroelectric power and interstate commerce of electric power and natural gas for "reasonable, nondiscriminatory and just rates" to consumers.Federal Power Commission, F.2dand In Matter of Hartford Electric Light Co., 2 F.P.C.aff'd, Hartford Electric Light Co.

v. Federal Power Comm'n, F.2d In both of those cases, factual differences in reference to the status of the company as a public utility were involved, and we agree with the Commission that, once a.FTC Federal Trade Commission. FTR Firm Transmission Rights.

FTS Firm transportation service. FUA The Fuel Use Act. FUCO Foreign Utility Company. FWPA Federal Water Power Act. FWS U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service G. GAAP Generally Accepted Accounting Principles. GATT General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade. Genco Generation Company. GIC Gas.