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Daily on Energy: Perry tells FERC to get cracking on helping coal and nuclear


In a surprise move Friday, Energy Secretary Rick Perry sent the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission a proposed rule that he would like the commission to approve swiftly to ensure nuclear and coal plants are adequately compensated for the resilience they offer the power grid.

Typically, the energy secretary doesn’t send draft proposed rules to the FERC, especially since it already has a proceeding underway on price formation.

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