Stoel Rives LLP Press Releases

- March 25, 2014

Greenwire Quotes Jon Wellinghoff on Challenges of Utility Approval of Solar-Energy, Battery-Backup, Storage Systems

Partner Jon Wellinghoff was quoted in a Greenwire article titled “Tesla, Solar City’s dream of energy storage in hands of utilities -- for now.” The article discusses the obstacles...

- March 14, 2014

Infigen Energy Closes on Sale of U.S. Solar PV Projects

Client Infigen Energy, an Australian publicly listed owner, operator and developer of renewable energy projects, recently closed on the sale of two U.S. solar-power projects to Duke...

- February 14, 2014

Midwest Energy News Quotes Barbara Craig on Eagle Permits

Partner Barbara Craig was quoted by Kari Lydersen in a Midwest Energy News article titled “Eagle permits: A way forward for wind, or a license to kill?” The article discusses new federal...

- February 07, 2014

Stoel Rives Partner Sounds Alarm in Wall Street Journal Over Potential Terrorist Threat to US Power Grid

In a front page Wall Street Journal article, former FERC chairman and firm partner Jon Wellinghoff went public with his concerns Wednesday that a coordinated terrorist attack could...

- February 04, 2014

Jon Wellinghoff Joins Advanced Energy Management Alliance as Strategic Counsel

The law firm of Stoel Rives LLP is pleased to announce that firm partner and former FERC chair Jon Wellinghoff will serve as Strategic Counsel to the Advanced Energy Management Alliance...

- December 16, 2013

Former FERC Chair Joins Stoel Rives

Jon Wellinghoff, immediate past-Chair of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), has joined Stoel Rives LLP as a partner in its Energy Development Practice. Wellinghoff will...

- November 25, 2013

Client Spotlight: IKEA purchases Canadian wind farm from Mainstream

Client Mainstream Renewable Power recently announced it closed a deal to sell a 46 MW wind farm located in Alberta, Canada, to IKEA, the world's largest furniture retailer. Mainstream...

- October 30, 2013

AltaGas Increases Strategic Interest in Petrogas Energy Corp. with Energy Export Limited Partnership

Client AltaGas Ltd. recently announced it would increase its effective ownership in Petrogas Energy Corp. via a limited partnership with Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd. The partnership agreement...

- September 16, 2013

Utah State Bar Labor and AltaGas Acquires Strategic Interest in Midstream Company Petrogas Energy Corp

Client AltaGas Ltd. recently announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire a 25 percent strategic interest in Petrogas Energy Corp. Petrogas is a privately held North American...

- August 30, 2013

Court Rejects Challenge to Columbia Gorge Vicinity Wind Project

In a decision that sets an important precedent for energy facility siting in Washington, the Washington Supreme Court today rejected efforts by two environmental groups to overturn...

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