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Energy & Natural Resources - Maine
"She knows Maine energy very well and is very client-focused and responsive." "She is very strong and solid and has a great energy practice."
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Sarah Tracy advises energy generation facilities, large commercial energy users, and utilities with respect to state and federal energy regulatory issues throughout New England. Sarah assists owners of utility scale and distributed energy generation facilities and off-takers negotiate key energy agreements, including power purchase agreements, net energy billing agreements, renewable energy credit purchase and sale agreements, natural gas supply agreements and firm gas transportation agreements. She represents investors and purchasers of energy generation portfolios in conducting state and federal energy regulatory due diligence and advises them on interconnection and ISO-NE issues. Sarah represents clients before public utilities commissions in rulemakings and regulatory compliance matters, and assists utilities to obtain approvals for energy infrastructure projects, rate increases, and authorizations to enter mergers and affiliate transactions.
Former staff attorney with Maine Public Utilities Commission (MPUC) in the Legal and the Electricity and Gas Division. Listed in The Best Lawyers in America®, Administrative/Regulatory Law (2019-present), Energy Law (2021), and Energy Regulatory Law (2021), and "Lawyer of the Year" for Portland, Maine Administrative/Regulatory Law (2021).
Board of Directors, Environmental & Energy Technology Council of Maine; Energy Working Group, Maine Climate Council.
J.D. (cum laude), University of Connecticut Law School; B.A. (cum laude), Amherst College.