BPA plan may help secure Washington Public Power Supply System bonds
- AN ENERGY CALL TO ARMS. Schimoller, Brian K. // Power Engineering;Oct2001, Vol. 105 Issue 10, p3
Presents observations on the increased security at nuclear power plants and fuels facilities in the U.S. in response to the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. Actions taken by the Bonneville Power Administration; Main forms of energy security; Opinion on the proposed energy pland of U.S....
- Power hungry. Kriz, Margaret // National Journal;3/8/97, Vol. 29 Issue 10, p448
Focuses on the possible deregulation of the federal Bonneville Power Administration in the Pacific Northwest. Proposal of Pacific Northwest governors' panel on the retail electric revenues; Protest of environmentalist and native American leaders on the plan; Need for a solution that satisfy not...
- Web site offers energy efficiency venue. Cissna, Tami // Electric Light & Power;Jul98, Vol. 76 Issue 7, p18
Reports that the Bonneville Power Administration has created an online service, the Northwest Energy Efficiency Business Listing.
- Skeptics weigh in as Northwest power agency braces for deregulation. Eurich, Heather J. // Bond Buyer;07/10/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30184, p5
Reveals the plan of Pacific Northwest officials to prepare the Bonneville Power Administration to compete in a deregulated electric market. Concerns on the administration's repayment of its debt to the US Treasury; Plans on the separation of the agency's marketing and transmission functions.
- Buying up Bonneville. Marois, Michael B.; Kinnander, Ola // Bond Buyer;11/16/99, Vol. 330 Issue 30769, p1
Reports on the plan of four Pacific Northwest states to buy the Bonneville Power Administration. Building of consensus with local political leaders; Need for the inclusion of provisions for the payment of the agency's debts.
- Newslines REGIONAL. // Salt Water Sportsman;Feb2002, Vol. 63 Issue 2, p68
Presents news briefs on fishing and eel-grass planting in the United States as of January 2002. Lawsuit filed against the Bonneville Power Administration (PBA) for cancelling the distribution of water needed by migrating salmon in the Northwest; Details of a study conducted by the Gulf Coast...
- BPA to bump rates 46 percent. // Journal of Business (10756124);7/12/2001, Vol. 16 Issue 15, pA2
Reports on Portland, Oregon-based Bonneville Power Administration's electric rate increase, effective October 1, 2001.
- BPA Wants To Refund WPPSS Debt. Williams, Rochelle // Bond Buyer;08/10/2000, Vol. 333 Issue 30951, p1
Reports on the plan of the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) to refund the debt of the Washington Public Power Supply System (WPPSS). Cuts int he debt and service cost of WPPSS; Plan of BPA to sell refunding bonds.
- Northwest Power Provider Will Not Raise Rates as High as Predicted. Finestone, Deborah // Bond Buyer;06/08/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31156, p43
Reports the refusal of Bonneville Power Administration to raise power rates in the Pacific Northwest. Efforts of cutting required energy load; Edge of the Pacific Northwest from other regions; Forecasts on power shortages.