California Trout, Inc. v. FERC

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313 F.3d 1131 (2002)

Issue. Does a licensee have to obtain State water quality certification for an annual license?
Holding. Annual licenses are not subject to the requirement that licensees obtain State water quality certification.

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Platte River Whooping Crane Critical Habitat Maintenance Trust v. FERC

Issue. Does FERC have authority to unilaterally impose conditions for the protection of the environment on annual licenses when the original license does not contain an express reservation of modification authority, i.e., a re-opener clause?

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