The U.S. Department of Energy has recruited BPA CFO Michelle Manary to serve a two-year stint as the deputy assistant secretary for the Energy Resilience Division, where she'll help lead DOE's focus on national transmission infrastructure policy issues in support of national clean energy obj… Read More

The State of Washington notified U.S. District Judge Michael Simon on April 19 that it does not intend to participate as an intervenor-defendant in a long-running lawsuit over Columbia River System Operations, and asked instead to become an unaligned amicus curiae, or friend of the court. Read More

After revising its study plan for relicensing the Skagit River Hydroelectric Project [P-553] and touting the changes at a press conference in April, Seattle City Light has gotten a lukewarm reception in formal comments filed with FERC May 5-6 by tribes, government agencies and nonprofit orga… Read More