James C. Beh

Jim Beh has more than 30 years of experience representing electric utilities, natural gas distribution companies, merchant generators, and other entities in complex litigation and compliance matters before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).

He has been a key participant in important proceedings regarding the development of competitive wholesale markets. Jim has counseled traditional utility companies and competitive transmission developers undertaking new transmission investments, has obtained FERC approval for formula transmission service rates and rate incentives to support critical transmission investments, and has handled significant cases concerning cost responsibility for transmission system upgrades associated with new generation investment. He also has represented electric generators in major cases concerning capacity markets in California, New England, New York, and PJM. [1]