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PacifiCorp continues with dam removal preparations, Capital Press 3/4/11
California judge approves Klamath dam removal surcharge, Siskiyou Daily, posted to KBC 2/25/11. "The ruling, issued by Judge Karen V. Clopton, approves PacifiCorpís request to add a $13.76 million surcharge for its approximately 45,000 California customers to cover its obligation for dam removal costs under the Klamath Hydroelectric Settlement Agreement."
PacifiCorp, counties reach dam deal, H&N, posted to KBC 11/14/10. "Opponents of the dam removal had argued for years that local residents had been excluded from negotiations."
Appeals court upholds Klamath power rate hike, Capital Press 10/5/10
KLAMATH OFF-PROJECT WATER USERS, INC. v. PACIFICORP, Sept. 29, 2010
RE: Requests for Rate
Increases Pacific Power, letter to Calif. PUC by
Siskiyou County Supervisor District 5 9/3/10. "
Pacific Power rate increase public comment
PacifiCorp to raise rates, Capital Press, posted to KBC 1/29/10
PacifiCorp to resubmit water quality application, Mt Shasta News, Frank Galusha 8/14/08. "the Warren Buffett-owned subsidiary that operates several hydropower-producing dams on the Klamath intends to resubmit its request for certification, according Art Sasse, a PacifiCorp spokesperson."
PRESS RELEASE: PacifiCorp disputes California Energy Commissionís Klamath model and report, 3/12/07. "CA Energy Consultingís evaluation found that the CECís model is riddled with errors in the inputs, methodology and key assumptions, and that these errors inappropriately bias the results of the model toward decommissioning."
PacifiCorp PRESS RELEASE: PacifiCorp continues with Klamath licensing process, settlement discussions, posted to KBC 2/14/07, "PacifiCorp does not own enough generating capacity to supply its customersí energy requirements. For this reason, the company highly values its dependable hydro resources. The Klamath Hydroelectric Project is the companyís third largest hydro project, and on average can supply the needs of 70,000 homes each year."