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James Danly Confirmed to FERC; Democrats Call for More Nominations from White House

James Danly Confirmed to FERC; Democrats Call for More Nominations from White House

The Senate voted 52-40 Thursday to confirm James Danly to be a member of the chronically short-handed FERC.

March 13, 2020
Senate Confirms James Danly to FERC; Democrats Call for More Nominations

Senate Confirms James Danly to FERC; Democrats Call for More Nominations

The Senate voted 52-40 Thursday to confirm James Danly to be a member of the chronically short-handed FERC.

March 12, 2020

Binz’s Nomination at FERC in Trouble

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) Thursday said he would join Republicans in voting against former Colorado regulator Ron Binz for FERC chairman, which would sink the nomination if the rest of the votes in the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee split along party lines.

September 20, 2013

Interior to Call for Disclosure of Frack Chemicals on Public Lands

The U.S. Department of Interior’s Bureau of Land Management (BLM) would require companies drilling on public lands to disclose the chemicals used in their hydraulic fracturing (fracking) operations, according to a draft of proposed BLM regulations acquired by NGI’s Shale Daily.

February 6, 2012