Second Circuit Upholds Conn. Renewable Procurement Law July 6, 2017 By Michael KuserThe Second Circuit upheld a Connecticut law that requires utilities to enter into contracts with renewable energy facilities. 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: Court Halts New England Clean Energy ContractsA federal appeals court has halted the award of clean energy contracts sought by three New England states while it considers an appeal filed by Allco. FERC Rejects Enforcement Action in Connecticut PURPA DisputeFERC declined to begin an enforcement action under PURPA on behalf of Allco Finance and its unit Windham Solar. DC Circuit Upholds FERC Ruling in PURPA DisputeThe D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals declined to overturn a FERC decision requiring Portland General Electric to purchase the full output of an Oregon wind power project under PURPA.