Jeffery L. Winmill

Associate

202.298.1957

jxw@vnf.com

Assistant

1050 Thomas Jefferson Street NW
Seventh Floor
Washington, DC 20007
  • Conducted due diligence reviews of $862 and $343 million loan guarantees for backbone transmission projects provided by the U.S. Department of Energy under the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act.
  • Advises the nation's largest municipal utility on compliance with state renewable energy standards, and updates to its Open Access Transmission Tariff.
  • Advises large public utilities and merchant transmission owners on participation in organized energy and capacity markets.
  • Represents a large public utility on implementation of FERC's regional and interregional transmission planning and cost allocation reforms under Order No. 1000; participation in the New York Independent System Operator, ISO New England and PJM Interconnection; and negotiation of power purchase agreements and other contractual arrangements.
  • Represent numerous wind, solar, and transmission developers in proceedings before FERC.

Publications

Electric Utilities and Distributed Energy Resources - Opportunities and Challenges

San Diego Journal of Climate and Energy Law, Vol. 6 pp. 199
06/01/2015

Connecticut Microgrid Reforms May Signal Changes in Other States

ABA's Renewable, Alternative, and Distributed Energy Resources Committee Newsletter, Vol. 2 Issue 2 pp. 7
02/24/2014

Summary of Developments in the NYISO Markets

Annual Report of the Section of Public Utility, Communications and Transportation Law (2011)
American Bar Association
10/01/2011

Summary of Developments in the NYISO Markets

Annual Report of the Section of Public Utility, Communications and Transportation Law (2010)
American Bar Association
10/01/2010

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Environment, Energy and Resources Law: The Year in Review 2009
American Bar Association (2010)
05/01/2010

Summary of Developments in the NYISO Markets

Annual Report of the Section of Public Utility, Communications and Transportation Law (2009)
American Bar Association
10/01/2009

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Environment, Energy and Resources Law: The Year in Review 2008
American Bar Association (2009)
05/01/2009