Ailing Chair, Resilience Inquiry Topped FERC News in 2018 December 30, 2018By Rich Heidorn Jr.FERC begins 2019 with a new chairman and renewed questions about whether it will resist President Trump's efforts to deliver on his campaign pledges to coal country. | © 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:Trump Names Energy Lawyer McIntyre as FERC ChairThe White House announced that President Trump intends to nominate lawyer Kevin McIntyre as chairman of FERC.Chatterjee Named Acting FERC Chair as Quorum is RestoredFERC’s quota was restored Thursday as former Pennsylvania regulator Robert Powelson was sworn in, joining former Senate Republican aide Neil Chatterjee, whom President Trump named acting chairman. | © RTO InsiderActing FERC Chair Wants to Keep Her JobActing FERC Chair Cheryl LaFleur said yesterday she’d like to keep the top job.