The American Public Power Association’s policy positions are reflected in the issue briefs listed below on various topics as well as in resolutions approved annually by members. The Association also acts on members’ behalf through regulatory comments and filings with various federal administrative agencies as well as in the courts.
The Association acts on members’ behalf through regulatory comments and filings with various federal administrative agencies and in the courts — the most important of which are listed below.
Participation of DER Aggregations in RTO and ISO Markets
GHG Emission Guidelines for Existing Stationary Sources
|NERC Supply Chain Risk Management Reliability Standards
Comments filed with FERC, 3-26-18
|Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Notice of Inquiry
Comments filed with FERC, 5-21-18
|Electric Storage Participation in Markets Operated by RTOs and ISOs
Request for rehearing filed with FERC, 3-19-18
|De Minimis Exception to the Swap Dealer Definition
Comments filed with CFTC, 8-13-18
|Disposal of CCR: Amendments to the National Minimum Criteria (Phase 1)
Comments filed with EPA, 4-30-18
|Discharges of Pollutants via a Direct Hydrological Connection
Comments filed with EPA, 5-21-18
The Association’s policy positions are reflected in the resolutions approved by the membership in 2018. Resolutions are proposed annually by interested members, adopted by the Legislative & Resolutions Committee, and voted on by all members at the annual Association Business Meeting.