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Jeffrey Alan Franklin

Jeffrey Franklin’s Legal Cases

8 total

  • Pa. Elec. Co. v. Pa. Puc, 544 Pa. 475; 677 A.2d 831 (Pa.S.Ct. 1996)

    Practice Area:
    Energy & Utilities
    Date:
    Jun 19, 1996
    Outcome:
    In favor of our client, Penelec
    Description:
    Because utilities purchased power from outside sources, the utilities capacity needs and costs were to be determined when the qualifying facilities filed a petition asking the public utilities commission to compel the utility to purchase capacity.
  • Pa. Indus. Energy Coalition v. Pa. Puc, No. 543 Pa. 307; 670 A.2d 1152

    Practice Area:
    Energy & Utilities
    Date:
    Feb 13, 1996
    Outcome:
    Affirmed the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court
    Description:
    Appeal from Order of Commonwealth Court entered January 9, 1995, at No. 3104 C.D. 1993 and No. 904 C.D. 1994, Affirming in Part and Reversing in Part Order of Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission entered December 13, 1993, at No. 1-900005 and Remanding Case and Vacating Order of Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission entered April 8, 1994, at No. 1-900005.
  • Tioga Pres. Group v. Tioga County Planning Comm'n, 970 A.2d 1200; 2009 Pa. Commw. LEXIS 77

    Practice Area:
    Energy & Utilities
    Date:
    Mar 03, 2009
    Outcome:
    In favor of our client, AES Armenia Mountain Wind LLC
    Description:
    Commission did not err in considering application to construct a wind farm because applicant had necessary proprietary interest in the subject property. Further, waiver from the local ordinance's screening requirements for the wind turbines was proper because local ordinance permitted waivers, which was allowed by 53 Pa. Stat. Ann. § 10503(8).
  • Tioga Pres. Group v. Tioga County Planning Comm'n, Pennsylvania Supreme Court, 603 Pa. 687, 982 A.2d 1229 (2009)

    Practice Area:
    Energy & Utilities
    Date:
    Oct 28, 2009
    Outcome:
    In favor of our client, AES Armenia Mountain Wind LLC
    Description:
    Pennsylvania Supreme Court upheld Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court and court below. Commission did not err in considering application to construct a wind farm because applicant had necessary proprietary interest in the subject property. Further, waiver from the local ordinance's screening requirements for the wind turbines was proper because local ordinance permitted waivers, which was allowed by 53 Pa. Stat. Ann. § 10503(8).
  • Pennsylvania Elec. Co. v. Pennsylvania Public Util. Comm'n, 663 A.2d 281; 1995 Pa. Commw. LEXIS 354

    Practice Area:
    Energy & Utilities
    Date:
    Aug 01, 1995
    Outcome:
    The court reversed the order of respondent, Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (commission), which granted a waiver of eligibility requirements for petitioner utility's most advantageous rates to respondent utility customer, and remanded the case.
    Description:
    Public utility commission did not have authority to grant utility customer waiver of eligibility requirements of more advantageous tariff rate in absence of any finding that relevant tariff rate was unjust, unreasonable, or discriminatory.
  • Application of Pike County Taxi, Inc., A-2008-2062390, PENNSYLVANIA PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION, 2010 Pa. PUC LEXIS 125

    Practice Area:
    Transportation
    Date:
    Jan 13, 2010
    Outcome:
    In favor of our client
    Description:
    That the Application of Pike County Taxi, Inc. at Docket No. A-2008-2062390 be and hereby is approved, granting the right to begin to transport, as a common carrier, by motor vehicle, persons, upon call or demand, in the Counties of Pike and Wayne, Pennsylvania.
  • PPL Electric Utilities Corp., 145 FERC ¶ 61,053 (2013) - FERC Order Regarding Mandatory PURPA Purchase Obligation

    Practice Area:
    Energy & Utilities
    Date:
    Oct 17, 2013
    Outcome:
    In favor of client
    Description:
    Order denying application to terminate mandatory purchase obligation re PPL Electric Utilities Corporation under QM13-2. Commissioners Clark and Moeller concurring in a joint statement. 145 FERC 61,053
  • PPL Electric Utilities Corp., 148 FERC ¶ 61,207 (2014) - FERC Order Regarding Mandatory PURPA Purchase Obligation

    Practice Area:
    Energy & Utilities
    Date:
    Sep 18, 2014
    Outcome:
    In favor of client
    Description:
    September 18, 2014 FERC Order denying PPL rehearing and dismissing request for clarification by the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission regarding Order denying application to terminate mandatory purchase obligation re PPL Electric Utilities Corporation under QM13-2. 145 FERC 61,053