How many industries does FERC regulate?
Where are the Commission's Headquarters?
Answer: Washington, D.C.
How many years do Commissioners serve for?
Does taxpayer money support the Commission?
Answer: No, the Commission recoups its costs from fees.
What was the original name of FERC when it was founded in 1920?
Answer: Federal Power Commission.
When was the Federal Power Act passed?
Who regulates retail energy prices?
Answer: The individual states.
How many different ways are there for rates for oil pipelines to be established? Bonus question: Name them.
Answer: Four. They are: Indexing, Cost-of -Service, Settlement and Market-based.
Does the FERC regulate electricity poles?
Answer: No, but the FERC regulates the transmission of the power across interstate lines.
How many feet of ground is a pipeline usually buried under?