NEC Energy & Environment Committee Meets with former FERC Commissioner Cheryl LaFleur

On January 6,, 2020, the New England Council’s Energy & Environment Committee hosted a meeting featuring a discussion with Cheryl LaFleur, a former member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). The meeting was hosted by Committee Chairman Mark LaFleur of Holland & Knight at the firm’s Boston office.

At the meeting, Commissioner LaFleur discussed the relationship between energy wholesale markets and state policies, efforts to redesign the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act, energy security, as well as the ongoing fights in the region over natural gas pipelines. LaFleur was one of the longest-serving FERC commissioners, nominated by President Obama in 2010 and 2014 serving until August 2019. She served as Chairman from 2014-15 and as Acting Chairman from 2013-14 and during 2017.

For more information on this program or the Council’s Energy & Environment Committee, please contact Sean Malone.

Recently from the Blog

Vertex Releases Findings in Type 1 Diabetes Trial

11/9/2021 | Read Post

Amazon will be Hiring 1,500 Seasonal Workers

11/9/2021 | Read Post

In the News

NEC to Honor Historic All-Female Lineup of 2021 New Englanders of the Year

08/2/2021 | Read Press Release

NEC Board Elects Three New Directors

04/27/2021 | Read Press Release