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Chemehuevi Tribe of Indians v. Federal Power Comm'n

Citation: 5 ELR 20224
No. No. 73-1380, 420 U.S. 395/7 ERC 1529/(U.S., 03/03/1975) Vacated

Thermal-electric power plants ("steam plants") are not subject to FPC licensing under the Federal Power Act. The text of the statute and its legislative history indicate clearly that Congress intended the FPC to have jurisdiction over hydroelectric power plants only....

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