Columnists: Allison Clements

Allison Clements is the director of the Sustainable FERC Project housed at the Natural Resources Defense Council. Prior to taking on this role, Allison spent three years serving as NRDC’s corporate counsel while maintaining a policy practice in renewable energy deployment. Before joining NRDC, Allison worked as a project finance attorney at Chadbourne & Parke, LLP in New York. Allison holds a bachelor of science in environmental policy from the University of Michigan and a juris doctorate, with honors, from the George Washington University Law School.

Four Takeaways from Order 745 Supreme Court Arguments

What an honor to attend oral arguments at the Supreme Court of the United States. The building’s stately presence and history provided quite the backdrop for arguments on an issue dear to me and many other energy geeks across this country — the authority of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to regulate, via Order 745, demand response resources’   …Continue Reading