Columbia Generating Station stakeholders elected member utilities and officers to the plant's participants review board at their May 19 public meeting. Elected for three-year terms on the nine-member board were Stu Nelson (Franklin PUD), Tim Cournyer (Lewis County PUD) and Bill Colyar (Okana… Read More

The 2020 Northwest Wholesale Power Markets Conference--Online is coming soon, on the mornings of June 25 and 26. Co-produced by NewsData and CJB Energy Economics, this virtual event features leading regional energy experts sharing insights on vital topics related to power markets, utility re… Read More

Upcoming Events

Come to GridFWD 2020, a virtual event on grid modernization with dozens of sessions scheduled from Oct 6 to Oct 15. Participate in Interactive group sessions led by energy industry leaders across three themes: Resilient Systems, Adaptable Models, Empowered People. Sit in on live podcast reco… Read more

Join NWHA and NHA for a virtual workshop that focuses on a cross-section of topics relevant to the the hydropower industry in the Northwest. Topics this fall include national and regional hot topics, legislative updates, tools to communicate around hydropower and energy imbalance markets upd… Read more

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

Fish biologists who had asked for operation changes at Little Goose Dam to coax a few thousand adult spring Chinook to continue their journey up the Snake River discovered the situation had largely resolved itself by June 8, thanks to lower flows and a market for hydropower. Read More

Legislation to require permanent full funding of the Land and Water Conservation Fund advanced toward passage June 12 as the Senate approved a procedural motion that cleared the way for a floor vote. Meanwhile, swearing-in of two commissioners brought the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to its… Read More