Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) regulates and oversees energy industries in the economic, environmental, and safety interests of the American public. FERC is an independent agency that regulates the interstate transmission of natural gas, oil, and electricity. FERC also regulates natural gas and hydropower projects.
The most important issues that are either pending before or being implemented by the Commission includes:
Department/Agency Specific Prune Job Profiles:
- Energy Infrastructure: Promote the Development of a Strong Energy Infrastructure
- Competitive Markets: Support Competitive Markets
- Enforcement: Prevent Market Manipulation
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Chairman