TITLE

Summer of Fiscal Trouble Looms For Power-Sapped California

AUTHOR(S)
Maurice, Alex
PUB. DATE
May 2001
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;05/07/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31133, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the views of California county officials and analysts about the state's electric energy crisis and its implications for the local economy. Soaring electric prices and demand; Bankruptcy of Pacific Gas & Electric Co.; Rolling blackouts facing residential and commercial customers; Plan of California Statewide Communities Development Authority to issue short-term notes.
ACCESSION #
4431992

 

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