About Us

Founded in 1982, NewsData provides a common frame of reference for thousands of energy professionals, keeping them well-informed on Western energy policy, markets, resources and other topics essential to their work.

NewsData's team of skilled, experienced journalists have a long-earned reputation for reliable, accurate, balanced and insightful reporting, founded on their deep understanding of energy matters.

A subsidiary of Pioneer Utility Resources, NewsData publishes four primary energy newsletters: Clearing Up, covering the greater Pacific Northwest; California Energy Markets, focused on California and the Southwest; Water Power West, covering water power issues, development and hydro relicensing in Western North America; and NW Fishletter, which centers on the interplay of salmon and the Northwest hydroelectric system.

Other services include a weekly report on Western wholesale electricity and natural gas prices; a Northwest seasonal fish-tracking report; regional conferences; and an energy jobs portal.

We invite you to browse our website, and to contact us for more information on how you can access the West's premier energy news and information services.