Clean Currents 2022

Regulations and Legislation: Hot Topics Affecting Hydro Today

Attend this session to get up-to-the-minute insights and updates regarding hydro regulations as well as current waterpower-related legislation and court cases.

Examples of “in play” issues include:
-Environmental Protection Agency’s rulemaking for Section 401 of the Clean Water Act
-Pending court cases regarding states’ authorities when issuing water quality certifications
-Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) pending ruling on financial assurance requirements
-Legislative intitiatives underway affecting waterpower
-And much more!

You’ll come away with a more robust awareness of the regulatory-, legislative-, and court-related activities shaping the hydropower industry and how your organization will be affected.

Presenter Information

Jenna Mandell-Rice

Jenna Mandell-Rice
Partner
Van Ness Feldman LLP
Moderator


Sylwia Dakowicz

Sylwia Dakowicz
Associate Attorney
Duncan, Weinberg, Genzer, and Pembroke PC
Panelist


Christa Rinehart

Christa Rinehart
Manager, Transmission & Interconnection
rPlus Hydro, LLLP
Panelist


Paul Weiland

Paul Weiland
Chair, Environment and Land Use Group
Nossaman LLP
Panelist