The Western EIM Governing Body on Aug. 28 elected Anita Decker, former BPA Chief Operating Officer, to serve on the body. Decker, who just retired as executive director of the Northwest Public Power Association, will begin on Sept. 1, filling a vacant seat with a term that ends in June 2020. Read More

FERC made an "early action" determination on Aug. 9 for Chelan County PUD's Rock Island hydroelectric project in Washington state, the first such finding made under 2018 legislation aimed at spurring investments in hydro projects. Read More