BPA, the supplier of almost half of all the power consumed in the Northwest, is facing escalating demand, higher wholesale power prices, drought conditions, and pressure to send power to California. BPA operates a series of hydroelectric plants capable of generating about 11,000 MW. The federal agency has had to buy power in the market to meet customer contracts.
ATLANTA, Ga., Jan. 31, 2001 — CES International announced today that Dave Jones, a veteran of the software industry, has been named president and chief executive officer. He also has been appointed to the board of directors.