Items Tagged with 'wellinghoff'


Lawsuit Seeks Documents Related to Bay's FERC Nomination

The Energy & Environment Legal Institute (E&E) has filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia in which it claims FERC has refused to release documents in response to an October 2013 Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request related to alleged maneuvering by former Chairman Jon Wellinghoff to have Norman Bay, President Obama's nominee to head the Commission, follow him to that position. Read More

Obama Taps LaFleur as Acting FERC Chair

President Obama has tapped FERC Commissioner Cheryl LaFleur to be acting chair of the agency, taking over Monday from Chairman Jon Wellinghoff, who will leave the Commission after seven years of service. Read More