FERC’s revised policy provides greater predictability and transparency in the commission’s approach to determining civil and criminal penalties under its statutory authority. Despite a more...
Guidelines in Practice
a $12 million-$24 million penalty range for a hypothetical electricity transmission owner violating the important Reliability Standards for the Bulk Electric System of North America by failing to implement its annual plan for vegetation management work to ensure system reliability.
4. Id., P 53; $75 million x 1.20 = $90 million; $75 million x 2.40 = $180 million.