Day Pitney's representation of the developers of a planned New Mexico transmission line to connect renewable projects in the central part of the state was reported on by Law360. The developers of the proposed $350 million project, which has private equity backing from Goldman Sachs, are hoping to speed up their quest to bring new wind and solar energy to the western energy markets. A filing has been made with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to permit New Mexico's largest utility to study and grant transmission service to the project before that utility considers other generation projects that are ahead of the project in line for such studies and service. Dave Doot, Eric Runge and Jennifer Galiette are advising the project on regulatory matters.
Partner Sebastian Lombardi will serve as the moderator at the 2019 Annual Legislative Preview, presented by the Connecticut Power and Energy Society (CPES) and the Connecticut Bar Association's (CBA) Energy Section, and held at the University of Connecticut School of Law.
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On November 13, Day Pitney LLP and FH+H, PLLC, along with PDB FutureCom International, hosted an invitation-only program, "Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) & America's Critical Energy & Transportation Infrastructure," held at the new International Spy Museum in Washington, D.C.
On September 27, partner Joseph Fagan will be speaking on a panel, "Policy v. Practical: What can the regional consumers expect from lawmakers, regulators and energy providers?," at the Northeast Energy and Commerce Association's (NECA) annual Fuels Conference in Marlborough, MA.
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Day Pitney associate Alexander W. Judd has been elected to serve as Chair of the Energy, Public Utility and Communications Law Section of the Connecticut Bar Association (CBA).
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David Doot was quoted in an article, Worries Abound As FERC Quorum Shortfall Hits 3-Month Mark, published in Law360.
Joe Fagan was quoted in an article, "NY Nuke Plant Subsidies Will Likely Face Legal Battle," in Law360. The article is about the challenges that nuclear plant subsidies offered by New York state in its newly announced clean energy standard will likely face due to a U.S. Supreme Court's recent decision.
Hartford, Conn, June 9, 2016 - Day Pitney LLP is pleased to announce that David Doot has been selected as an Energy & Environmental Trailblazer by The National Law Journal, which profiles the top 50 business leaders in the energy and environmental space.