Construction began Jan. 10 on a new hatchery east of Milton-Freewater, Ore., that's expected to double the number of spring Chinook smolts released into the South Fork Walla Walla and Touchet rivers to 500,000 releases annually. Read More

Douglas County PUD Commissioner Ron Skagen has been appointed to a three-year term on the American Public Power Association's Policy Makers Council. The council helps promote federal legislation important to public power utilities and oppose harmful legislation. Council members are either ap… Read More

Fourth Annual Northwest Wholesale Power Markets Conference: Transformation to Decarbonization, Wednesday, May 27, 2020, Seattle, WA. More Details to Come ... Read More

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The prime sponsor of last year's landmark Clean Energy Transformation Act, Washington Sen. Reuven Carlyle (D-Seattle), has joined with two members of the Republican caucus to tinker with CETA's grid reliability provisions, citing concerns that resource inadequacy might come sooner than expected. Read More

The Trump administration on Jan. 23 finalized a regulation replacing the 2015 "Waters of the U.S." rule, which the administration repealed last year. Meanwhile, Bernard McNamee said he won't seek reappointment to FERC when his term expires June 30, but might stay on to preserve FERC's quorum… Read More