Duncan, Weinberg, Genzer & Pembroke offers hydroelectric project owners and developers an unparalled depth of experience in all aspects of hydropower regulation.  DWGP's attorneys have established credentials in the hydropower community and are involved in the licensing and development of hydroelectric projects nationwide.  The Firm provides our clients the prompt and personal attention they require in addressing all their hydropower project development, licensing, relicensing and compliance needs, and in assisting in due diligence on hydro asset acquisitions.  DWGP's clients include irrigation districts, public and private utilities and developers.


Duncan, Weinberg, Genzer & Pembroke's attorneys are involved in many of the industry's major licensing and relicensing proceedings under the Federal Power Act, and its implementing regulations administered through the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.  Additionally, DWGP's attorneys direct compliance with environmental statutes and regulations in the licensing context, including compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act and the Endangered Species Act.  The Firm has extensive experience in new capacity licensing proceedings using both the traditional and the integrated licensing processes.


Service to DWGP's clients is supported by active participation in organizations and activities supporting the hydropower industry.  The Firm's attorneys hold leadership positions in the National Hydropower Association and assist in policy and legislative initiatives before FERC, Congress and the Administration.  By taking an active role in shaping the hydropower industry's future, the Firm's attorneys are positioned to alert their clients to policy trends and opportunities to participate effectively in the progress of the industry's agenda.