Status: Approval of power purchase agreements affirmed. [ 09/03/2020 ]
Description: Challenge to Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities’ approval of power purchase agreements allowing electricity distribution companies to purchase clean electricity generated hydroelectrically by Hydro-Québec Energy Services (U.S.), Inc.
Status: Affirming district court's conclusions that the PSC’s calculation of the avoided-cost rate was arbitrary and unlawful and that PSC arbitrarily and unreasonably calculated QF “capacity contribution” values and arbitrarily and unreasonably reduced maximum-length QF-1 contracts to 15 years. [ 08/24/2020 ]
Description: Challenge to contract rates and maximum contract lengths for small solar qualifying facilities.
Status: Decision and order vacated and case remanded to the Public Utilities Commission. [ 05/10/2019 ]
Description: Challenge to Hawai'i Public Utilities Commission's approval of an amended power purchase agreement with a company that was going to construct and operate a biomass-fueled energy production facility.