Regulatory Comments

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Regulatory Comments: Modernizing Electricity Market Design
Devin Hartman

I. Issue Summary

On March 23, 2021, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission or FERC) convened a technical conference on the role of the capacity market construct in the PJM…

Technical Conference to Discuss Climate Change, Extreme Weather, & Electric System Reliability
Devin Hartman

Comments of the R Street Institute

I. Issue Summary

On March 16, 2021, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission or FERC) issued a notice regarding a technical conference inviting…

Regulatory comments on managing transmission line ratings
Devin Hartman & Beth Garza

1. Issue Summary

On Nov. 19, 2020, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission or FERC) issued a notice of proposed rulemaking (NOPR) to improve the accuracy and transparency of…

Motion to Intervene and Comments of the R Street Institute
Chris Villarreal

Pursuant to Rule 214 of the Rules of Practice and Procedure of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or Commission), 18 C.F.R. §§ 385.214, the R Street Institute (R Street) hereby moves to…

Petition to Expand Marketing Opportunities for Innovative Technologies
Jeffrey Westling

Comments of R Street Institute

Technological innovation often moves fast, leaving outdated regulations designed for different environments and markets in the proverbial dust. As a result, the…

R Street Comments on Trump Ban to Oversight Board: “Facebook is justified.”
Chris Riley & Paul Rosenzweig

The R Street Institute respectfully submits these comments in response to the request for public comment issued by the Facebook Oversight Board in connection with its consideration of the decision by…

Emergency Broadband Connectivity
Jeffrey Westling

Comments of R Street Institute

Americans rely on broadband connectivity more than ever. Whether it be a student trying to connect to a virtual class or an office trying to maintain productivity…

In opposition to the United States Patent and Trademark Office’s (Office) proposal
Charles Duan

Attn: Scott C. Weidenfeller
Vice Chief Administrative Patent Judge
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
PO Box 1450
Alexandria, VA 22314

The R Street Institute respectfully submits the following…

R Street Comments on FERC’s Proposed Policy Statement on Carbon Pricing in Organized Wholesale Electricity Markets
Devin Hartman

Comments of the R Street Institute on the Notice of Proposed Policy Statement

On Oct. 15, 2020, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) issued a notice of proposed policy statement…

Independent Contractor Status Under the Fair Labor Standards Act, Regulatory Information Number (RIN) 1235-AA34
Eli Lehrer

To: Amy DeBisschop
Director, Division of Regulations, Legislation and Interpretation
Department of Labor
Wage and Hour Division
VIA REGULATIONS.GOV

From: The R Street Institute,…