NRDC Expert Blog

FERC Should Remove Barriers to DER & Storage in Markets

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)—the agency tasked by Congress to remove barriers to competition in the wholesale electricity markets—has proposed a rule seeking to remove several such obstacles to electric storage and distributed energy resources (DERs), such as electric vehicles

Enviros, Others Sue FERC to Undo Costly Power Market Rule

Enviros, Others Sue FERC to Undo Costly Power Market Rule

Enviros Look to Court to Undo Costly Electricity Market Rule

NRDC—together with the Sierra Club, Union of Concerned Scientists, and Earthjustice—today initi

PJM’s New Rules Skew Against Clean Energy; Silver Lining in a Lower Forecast

At a time when countries around the world have committed to cutting climate-warming pollution, our nation’s largest electric grid operator is increasing reliance on fossil-fueled power to meet future electricity demand.

What's the (Demand) Forecast? More Energy Efficiency on the Radar

Accurately forecasting electricity demand is critical to ensuring that grid operators plan for adequate generation and transmission but do not over-procure or over-build, which can lead to overcharging electricity customers.