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Latest CBB News > Archives > June 15, 2001
June 15, 2001

1. FISH AGENCIES, TRIBES BLAST FERC SPILL PROPOSAL
Posted on Thursday, September 04, 2003 (PST)
A hydropower vs. fish debate jumped onto the Federal Energy Regulatory
Commission stage this week, with fishery agencies from Alaska to the
Northwest, as well as tribal entities, protesting a proposal to forego
spill operations this summer at two mid-Columbia dams in order to
increase energy production.
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1. FISH AGENCIES, TRIBES BLAST FERC SPILL PROPOSAL
Posted on Thursday, September 04, 2003 (PST)
A hydropower vs. fish debate jumped onto the Federal Energy Regulatory
Commission stage this week, with fishery agencies from Alaska to the
Northwest, as well as tribal entities, protesting a proposal to forego
spill operations this summer at two mid-Columbia dams in order to
increase energy production.
Read More...  

2. BPA SAYS SUMMER SPILL STILL TOO CLOSE TO CALL
Posted on Thursday, September 04, 2003 (PST)
Even with a large rate increase imminent, a drop in market electricity
prices and a huge reduction in load from the region's utilities, the
Bonneville Power Administration says a decision about summer spill is
too close to call.

BPA officials say the agency needs a water supply forecast of 54.8
million acre feet to 55.4 maf at The Dalles, January through July,
before it can initiate summer spill this year.
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3. BPA, CALIFORNIA SIGN SUMMER ASSISTANCE PLAN
Posted on Thursday, September 04, 2003 (PST)
The Bonneville Power Administration, the California Department of Water
Resources and the California Independent System Operator have reached
agreement on a plan that outlines when and how BPA may be able to help
California during this summer's anticipated energy shortages.
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4. FULL SMOLT COLLECTION, BARGING TO BEGIN AT MCNARY
Posted on Thursday, September 04, 2003 (PST)
The limited spill at four lower Columbia River dams will end tonight
(June 15). Based on a decision made by federal agency executives at a
June 8 meeting, the regional Technical Management Team this week ordered
spill to stop at midnight.
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