California recently endured 32 straight days of Stage Three power shortages. Stage Three alerts are issued when the electricity supply margin is less than 1.5 percent. More than one-half of California consumers surveyed hold the state accountable for the power crisis. They also expect state officials to take appropriate action in order to resolve the situation.
ALBANY, N.Y., Feb. 21, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE)–The New York Power Authority (NYPA) will hold a public forum on Monday, March 26 concerning proposed revisions in rates for certain electricity generated at the James A. FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant which the Authority purchases from Entergy Corp. for resale to utility customers.