MONTREAL, June 14 /PRNewswire/ - Hydro-Quebec, through its subsidiary
HQ Energy Services (U.S.) Inc., has complied at all times with market rules
as defined by the New York ISO and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
(FERC). The company intends to demonstrate this compliance in writing, in
response to a complaint filed with the FERC by DC Energy.
DC Energy, a Virginia-based trading firm, speculated on derivatives on
the New York electricity market. This strategy proved unsuccessful.