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December 21, 2018

Gas Wars in Ukraine Illustrate Europe’s Vulnerability to Russian Energy Dominance

The Weaponization of Energy In an article published in the journals Oil, Gas & Energy Law Intelligence (OGEL) and Transnational Dispute Management (TDM), Julia E. Sullivan, NERA Managing Director Dr. Jeff D. Makholm,…
Energy
April 2, 2017

CYBER-ATTACKS IN UKRAINE SHOW VULNERABILITY OF U.S. POWER GRID

April 2017   On December 23, 2015, a well-planned, perfectly-synchronized, brilliantly executed cyber-attack caused a six-hour black-out for hundreds of thousands of customers in and around Ukraine’s capital city of…
Energy
April 2, 2015

THE INTERSECTION OF FEDERALLY REGULATED POWER MARKETS AND STATE ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL GOALS

Spring 2015 The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC”) shares jurisdiction with the states over matters that fundamentally affect investment in critical energy infrastructure. In general, FERC’s policies have favored investment…