Department of Energy February 4, 2021 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Chittenden Falls Hydropower, Inc.; Notice of Availability of Environmental Assessment
Document Number: 2021-02332
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-02-04
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Fuel Cell Thermal Energy Output; Bloom Energy Corporation
Document Number: 2021-01988
Type: Rule
Date: 2021-02-04
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
In this final rule, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission amends the definition of useful thermal energy output in its regulations implementing the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 to recognize the technical evolution of cogeneration.
Civil Monetary Penalty Inflation Adjustments
Document Number: 2021-00679
Type: Rule
Date: 2021-02-04
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) is issuing a final rule to amend its regulations governing the maximum civil monetary penalties assessable for violations of statutes, rules, and orders within the Commission's jurisdiction. The Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act of 1990, as amended most recently by the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015, requires the Commission to issue this final rule.