The Interior Department and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission agreed to work together to settle a longstanding conflict over which agency oversees offshore alternative energy, the Interior Department announced today. I’m proud to let you know this morning that late last night we signed a memorandum of understanding between the Department of Interior and FERC that will allow us to move forward with the siting of renewable energy facilities in the outer continental shelf,” Interior Secretary Ken Salazar told the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee. Read More