Transmission Regulation & Policy

Grid Resilience


Order No. 1000

Order No. 1000 is a Final Rule that reforms the Commission’s electric transmission planning and cost allocation requirements for public utility transmission providers. The rule builds on the reforms of Order No. 890 and corrects remaining deficiencies with respect to transmission planning processes and cost allocation methods.


Orders on Rehearing


Judicial Review


Compliance Filings & Orders




U.S. Dept. of Energy

Quadrennial Energy Review (QER)

The QER will provide a multiyear roadmap that outlines Federal energy policy objectives, legislative proposals to Congress, Executive actions, an agenda for RD &D programs and funding, and financing and incentive programs. [DOE’s QER Overview]


Draft Congestion Study – 2014


Other Studies and Reports




EPA—Clean Air Act §111(d) Rules

Final Rule


Testimony and Comments