Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

(Credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/GettyImages)

Regulators: No Major Impact in Gas Exports Plan

Federal regulators concluded Thursday that Dominion Energy’s proposal to export liquefied natural gas from its Cove Point terminal on the Chesapeake Bay in Maryland would pose “no significant impact” on the environment — a positive step for the company.


Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Chairman Jon Wellinghoff tours a LEED-certified building on the UNLV campus during the National Clean Energy Summit 2.0 on Aug. 11, 2009 in Las Vegas, Nev. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Head Of Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Resigning

The head of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is resigning.