The petitions of the day are:

14-840

Issue(s): Whether the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission reasonably concluded that it has authority under the Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. § 791a et seq., to regulate the rules used by operators of wholesale-electricity markets to pay for reductions in electricity consumption and to recoup those payments through adjustments to wholesale rates. (J. Alito recused.)

14-841

Issue(s): Whether the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's jurisdiction over interstate markets for wholesale sales of electric energy under sections 201, 205 and 206 of the Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. §§ 824(b)(1), 824d and 824e, provides the Commission with authority to regulate participation in those markets by demand response resources.

Posted in Federal Energy Regulatory Commission v. Electric Power Supply Association, EnerNOC v. Electric Power Supply Association, Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Maureen Johnston, Petitions of the day, SCOTUSblog (Apr. 7, 2015, 10:13 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2015/04/petition-of-the-day-817/