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After providing more than two decades of analyses on salmon and steelhead survival data in the Columbia Basin, an annual Fish Passage Center report could be a more useful tool for the Northwest Power and Conservation Council, BPA and other fish managers if hydro system impacts were spelled o…

Vlad Gutman-Britten is leaving his post as Climate Solutions' Washington director to join the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority as assistant director for policy and markets. During Gutman-Britten's seven-year stint at Climate Solutions, he led the group's strategy and … Read More

I'm thankful to be among the regional energy community, including our NewsData colleagues. It's an honor and a privilege to work with, and know so many, smart, engaging, thoughtful, passionate and dedicated folks, all of whom—in their own ways, from their own perspectives—are seeking to make… Read More

Despite ongoing transmission pipeline outages across the Western U.S., natural gas prices dropped—some by more than $1—in a shortened trading week, with markets closing in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Read More

For your convenience, NewsData has compiled a list of the acronyms we utilize throughout the Clearing Up publication. Read more

Scott Coe—a public-power leader who started under the Greatest Generation, rose to leadership among boomers, and has led organizations with boomers, millennials and maybe even zoomers—joins Matthew Schroettnig. Read more

After providing more than two decades of analyses on salmon and steelhead survival data in the Columbia Basin, an annual Fish Passage Center report could be a more useful tool for the Northwest Power and Conservation Council, BPA and other fish managers if hydro system impacts were spelled o… Read More

BPA's fiscal year 2021 brought "positive results across the board" that included triggering a reserves distribution clause (RDC) for Power Services in the amount of $13.7 million, Administrator John Hairston said, and $398 million of net agency revenues that blasted past the BP-20 rate case … Read More

The Northwest's regional load declined by 2.6 percent in 2020, as the COVID-19 pandemic swept the country. The commercial sector was hit hardest, with a 15 percent drop in load, while residential load rose 13 percent, according to the Northwest Power and Conservation Council. Read More

The Biden administration on Nov. 23 said 50 million barrels of oil will be released from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve in a bid to drive down fuel prices. Meanwhile, the Senate is the next stop for the House-passed $1.75 trillion budget bill, with tax credit top-ups for domestic, union-mad… Read More