Guidehouse understands the regulatory environment and can provide strategic advice on meeting or complying with existing regulations and rates, as well as adapting business plans to new requirements. In addition, our experts often assist clients by testifying before regulatory commissions.
Mergers and acquisitions support
Guidehouse provides analyses and expert testimony to support proposed mergers and acquisitions at the federal and state level, with the regulatory group focusing on guiding clients through the regulatory requirements and, where necessary, assisting in crafting regulatory strategies.
Market-based rates support
We offer support to generation owners that participate in electric wholesale markets, including entities seeking to obtain or retain market-based rate authority. Guidehouse’s experts can provide analysis and expert testimony to support entities’ regulatory filings and also can assist on more general compliance matters related to market-based rate authority, such as Electric Quarterly Report requirements.
Federal wholesale market support
Guidehouse supports entities in understanding and ensuring compliance with FERC regulations in both traditional and restructured wholesale markets. We offer broad analytical support on regulatory issues, including market rules and manipulation claims, PURPA QF matters, and standards and codes of conduct issues.
Our experts provide support for transmission owners in wholesale markets, including assisting entities in developing transmission projects or other network solutions, and providing expert testimony on transmission rates.