Policy Update Notices
FERC is pushing back its January meeting by one week because the holidays interfere with preparation time. January’s meeting will now take place on the fourth Thursday of the month, Jan. 22. FERC also announced that its Feb. 19 meeting will begin an hour earlier than usual to accommodate a technical conference on the EPA’s climate regulations.
The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement plans to issue a proposed rule on blowout preventers in February 2015, with a final rule expected in July 2015.