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The West in Summary
Issue 298: August 19, 2014
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Energy Prospects West will cease publication after this issue. We've decided to apply our resources in different directions, while continuing to serve the Western energy community ...more
» Boulder's Smooth Move to Muni Counts on Xcel Playing Nice
Xcel's cooperation would be the key to a smooth transition if Boulder forms a municipal utility, according to a report commissioned by the Colorado city, which hopes to secede from the investor-owned utility. ...more
» Arizona Regulators Fear Costs, Outages If Coal Plants Closed
The Arizona Corporation Commission fears the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's proposed carbon dioxide rule would require retiring most of the state's coal-fired power generation. ...more
» Corps Will Apply to Discharge Pollutants at Columbia and Snake Dams
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for the first time will manage eight hydroelectric facilities on the Columbia and Snake rivers in accordance with the Clean Water Act, according to a landmark settlement announced earlier this month with the environmental watchdog Columbia Riverkeeper. ...more
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