FERC's plan to expand into energy market-monitoring faces many challenges.
David O. Jermain
Industry experts debate whether so-called "price mitigation measures" miraculously solved the California crisis.
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An independent system operator's view on the energy crisis and the realities of maintaining reliability.
Declaring Emergencies in California: The Realities of ISO Operation
S. A. Van Vactor and F. H. Pickel
FERC Docket ER00-3583, protest filed Sept. 22, 2000, letter order issued Oct. 5, 2000
While neither is perfect, the former has done better than its critics would admit.
Samuel Van Vactor