Panel Debates Need for Changes in FERC Merger Policy May 13, 2018By Rich Heidorn Jr.As FERC considers changes in its merger policy, panelists at the Energy Bar Association discussed the pros and cons of adding tests to determine market power. | © RTO Insider Tell us who you are,get 2 free articles each month. What do you want to know?Want a free trial instead? Click here.Already convinced? View pricing and plans.Already a subscriber? Log in here. Additional news on this topic:Senate Panel Clears McIntyre, Glick for FERCThe Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee approved FERC nominees Kevin McIntyre and Richard Glick, sending them to a full confirmation vote. | © RTO InsiderFERC to Tighten Policy on Hold Harmless Merger CommitmentsFERC said last week that it intends to tighten the rules on the use of “hold harmless” commitments in support of merger applications and will prohibit commitments that are limited in duration.FERC Considering Changes to EQR RequirementsFERC is considering changes to its Electric Quarterly Report rules, including requiring data on ancillary services transactions and changes to how financially settled trades are reported.