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PacifiCorp ratepayers seek Klamath dams review
Ore. (AP) - PacifiCorp ratepayers have asked the California
Public Utilities Commission to review spending on relicensing
for Klamath River hydroelectric dams.
Ratepayers in Northern California claim the Portland-based
utility has spent too much on the process and that an
independent assessment is needed to determine the fate of the
Last Friday, PacifiCorp told the California Water Resources
Control Board it was withdrawing an application for a
water-quality permit needed to get a new operating license for
PacifiCorp said the application was withdrawn to allow more
discussions about the dams with state and federal officials.
Thursday May 07, 2009 09:14 AM Pacific
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