California Signs Energy Contracts, But Serious Questions About Future Remain
- DWR Disclosure Dealings. Finestone, Deborah // Bond Buyer;12/12/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31531, p1
Reports on the provisions for disclosure and availability of financial information about the state's energy industry and power purchase program from the California Department of Water Resources (DWR). Disclosure plan for financial statements by DWR to its investors; Investment grade ratings for...
- California Energy Crisis Likely to Mean Big Money to Three Firms in Trio of Deals: 'An underwriter's dream' looms for Goldman, Lehman and J.P. Morgan Chase. O'Leary, Christopher // Investment Dealers' Digest;4/2/2001, Vol. 67 Issue 13, pN.PAG
Focuses on the California energy crisis and its effect on companies. Companies to benefit from the California energy crisis; Amount of the bond deals expected from the settlement between the California government and California Department of Water Resources; Deal for the finance and purchase of...
- Fitch: Calpine Corp. Collapse Wouldn't Hurt Public Power. Cohen, Jackie // Bond Buyer;12/5/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32271, p38
The article focuses on the consequences of Calpine Corp.'s collapse on public power credits. Though power-generating firm Calpine goes all the way down the tubes, public power credits, including the California Department of Water Resources, are not facing significant exposure. Calpine has...
- Calif. to Sell $12.5 Billion By November. Finestone, Deborah // Bond Buyer;05/14/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31138, p1
Reports the decision of the California Department of Water Resources to sell its power bonds to reimburse borrowed funds. Need for a number of bonds to avoid energy crisis; Efforts of treasurer Phil Angelides of selling bonds before August; Factors causing market anxieties in August;...
- AES, California End Power Talks Over Huntington Beach Plant. Lyster, Michael // Orange County Business Journal;7/2/2001, Vol. 24 Issue 27, p8
Reports on the decision of the California Department of Water Resources to end talks to buy power from two Huntington Beach power units of AES Corp.
- BUYER'S REMORSE. Zion, Lee // Orange County Business Journal;11/19/2001, Vol. 24 Issue 47, p8
Reports the renegotiations of the Californian state on energy contracts. Cost of power contracts; Efforts of the Department of Water Resources on power contract renegotiation; Examination on the contracts by the U.S. Federal Energy regulatory Commission.
- Buyers of California DWR Bonds Get the Last Laugh on Prices. Johnson, Matthew // Bond Buyer;2/11/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32069, p6
Reports on the status of revenue bonds used in resolving the power crisis of the California Department of Water Resources. Improvements in the bond's credit quality; Advantage gained by investors involved in the deal; Rating granted to the bonds by several rating agencies.
- California DWR Expected to Default On $4.3 Billion Wall St. Bridge Loan. Finestone, Deborah // Bond Buyer;10/11/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31241, p3
Reports the expectation of the California Department of Water Resources to default the bridge loan from major investment firms. Negotiation between state officials on terms of loan agreement; Repayment of the general fund; Details on the dispute over the issuance of revenue anticipation warrants.
- Calif. PUC Rejects Rate Agreement. Finestone, Deborah // Bond Buyer;10/3/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31236, p1
Reports the rejection of the rate agreement between California Department of Water Resources and the Public Utilities Commission. Criticisms on the terms of the agreement; Apprehensions of bankers on the rejection; Consequences to debt and bond services in the country.