Posted on May 10, 2017 by Rich Powell
President Trump’s move to fill a needed quorum at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission couldn’t come at a more crucial time. In particular, this will allow FERC to resume a review of price formation in the wholesale power markets. Reforming wholesale market pricing is vital for helping some of our most reliable and clean sources of power – particularly nuclear – have a more level playing field amid low shale gas prices and a heavily subsidized wind sector. Why does this matter so much? Well, it’s complicated. I will – in just over three minutes no less – explain in the first in our series of digital whiteboard videos.