TITLE

California Says Muni Utilities Owe State, Wants FERC Action

AUTHOR(S)
Finestone, Deborah
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;7/31/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31192, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that California Governor Gray Davis has requested that the United States Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to investigate and order refunds of bonds believed to be owed by local energy utilities to the state government. Total value of the energy bonds believed to be owed by local utilities to the state government; Details regarding the progress of the investigation being conducted by the FERC.
ACCESSION #
4962432

 

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