FERC okays Dominion to acquire interconnection facilities for Panda Stonewall project

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on June 22 approved a May 27 application from Virginia Electric and Power for authorization for a transaction whereby it will accept from Panda Stonewall LLC certain interconnection facilities associated with Panda Stonewall’s power project located in Loudoun County, Virginia, that were placed into service on April 26 of this year.

Virginia Electric and Power, which does business in Virginia as Dominion Virginia Power, is a subsidiary of Dominion Resources (NYSE: D). 

Panda Stonewall is readying for imminent operation of a 778-MW natural gas–fired facility that is interconnected with Dominion’s transmission system. Panda Power Funds holds the membership interests in Panda Stonewall. Panda Power Funds is a developer of natural gas and solar generation projects.

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Barry Cassell is Chief Analyst for GenerationHub covering coal and emission controls issues, projects and policy. He has covered the coal and power generation industry for more than 24 years, beginning in November 2011 at GenerationHub and prior to that as editor of SNL Energy’s Coal Report. He was formerly with Coal Outlook for 15 years as the publication’s editor and contributing writer, and prior to that he was editor of Coal & Synfuels Technology and associate editor of The Energy Report. He has a bachelor’s degree from Central Michigan University.