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Oregon PUC staff blasts PacifiCorp over $1.5B wind power bidding process

PacifiCorp’s rush to add a billion and a half dollars of new wind power in Wyoming is facing a challenge — a scathing review by Oregon utility regulatory staff of a bidding process that led to projects that would be largely owned by the company. 22 more words

Portland Business Journal

PacifiCorp challenges PUC staff in controversial $1.5B wind power bidding process

PacifiCorp is defending a $1.5 billion wind power solicitation that has come under sharp attack from Oregon Public Utility Commission staff, emphasizing that an independent evaluator that monitored the process endorsed the results as “the best viable options.” 22 more words

Portland Business Journal

Regulators bless PGE, PacifiCorp renewable energy plans

After months of back and forth, Oregon’s Public Utility Commission gave its blessing this week to both Portland General Electric’s and PacifiCorp’s plans to acquire more renewable energy, albeit with a variety of conditions designed to protect ratepayers. 30 more words

The Oregonian

Real-time energy market eclipses $100M milestone

PacifiCorp has announced the Western Energy Imbalance Market with California ISO has yielded more than $100 million in customer savings.

Three years after launching a fully automated, real-time energy exchange market with California utilities, PacifiCorp announced earlier this month the project has surpassed $100 million in overall savings for customers. 7 more words

East Oregonian

PacifiCorp facing regulatory blowback on wind power plans

Staff advisers at Oregon’s utility regulator threw cold water on PacifiCorp’s plan to spend $3.5 billion, one of its biggest upgrades ever, on wind turbines and a new transmission line. 39 more words

The Oregonian

Taking Aim at PacifiCorp's Coal Baggage

While utility company PacifiCorp is hatching plans for more coal mining and more burning in the American West, WildEarth Guardians is stepping up to defend the climate and clean energy and put these plans to rest. 430 more words


PacifiCorp's Wyoming wind plan runs into opposition in Oregon

Public Utility Commission staff say the utility hasn’t justified a need for the investment.

Once again, an Oregon utility is proposing a big investment in renewable energy, and once again state regulatory staff are pushing back against it. 51 more words

Portland Business Journal