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FERC Rolls Back Electric Reliability Obligations for Small Coops

In what is being heralded as a large first step in the small coop community, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has rejected the North American Electric Reliability Corporation’s (NERC) finding that a small, rural electric cooperative should be subject to mandatory electric reliability regulations.  The order, involving the South Louisiana Electric Cooperative...