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Congresswoman looks to limit authority of FERC

Jul 30, 2012
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A U.S. Representative from southwest Missouri wants to reduce federal authority over hydroelectric projects.

This article first appeared in the St. Louis Beacon, Nov. 11, 2011 - WASHINGTON - Contending that its original order was "misinterpreted," a federal commission moved Thursday to reassure Lake of the Ozarks property owners and defuse a controversy involving Ameren Missouri that had appeared to threaten more than a thousand homes and condos along the lake's shoreline.