Muni utilities hesitate to join ISO despite IRS ruling

Berkman, Leslie
January 1998
Bond Buyer;01/30/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30321, p58
Trade Publication
Reports on the hesitation of some municipal electric utilities in California to join a statewide electric transmission grid despite a US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) assurance that they will not risk their tax-exempt status. Launch of the transmission grid to promote open market competition in California's electricity market; Appeals filed by the power agencies in Sacramento and Los Angeles against the scheme.


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