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Ex-BPA chief Wright picked to head Chelan PUD
Bonneville Power looks back at 75 years
April 17, 2012 in Idaho, News on Page A5 The Bonneville Power Administration turns 75 this year. It’s an influential though little-known agency that markets power from 31 federal hydropower dams on the Columbia-Snake River system.
Caldwell: Wright’s calming influence refreshing
Nov. 14, 2010 in Business on Page E1 Steve Wright was appointed interim administrator of the Bonneville Power Administration Nov. 15, 2000. You could forgive him for not saying thanks. The agency was on the threshold of its …
BPA shrinks hike request
Nov. 9, 2010 in Business on Page A10 The Bonneville Power Administration is tempering its request for higher electric rates next year. BPA officials had considered asking for a 12 to 20 percent rate hike, but opted instead …