Community Calendar Announcement

November 1, 2001

Dear Editor/Publisher:

If your publication, radio or television station offers a calendar of community events, you may want to include news of the following workshop.

Energy Commission staff will conduct a data response workshop to discuss the proposed Los Esteros Critical Energy Facility as follows:

9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Airport Inn International
1355 North 4th Street
San Jose, California
(Wheelchair Accessible)

The purpose of the workshop is to discuss the applicant's data responses and resolve outstanding issues. Discussion topics include air quality, biological and cultural resources, reliability/efficiency, facility design, geological resources, land use, noise, public health, socioeconomics, traffic and transportation, transmission system engineering, visual resources, water and soil resources, and worker safety.

Proposed by Calpine, the Los Esteros Critical Energy Facility would be a 180Ğmegawatt, natural gas-fired, simple cycle power plant located on 15-acres in north San Jose at Elviso-Milpitas Road within Santa Clara County.

Members of the public and interested agencies are invited to participate in the workshop. Time will be reserved to allow members of the public to comment. Those who wish further information about how to participate should contact Roberta Mendonca, the Commission's Public Adviser, at (916) 654-4489, toll free in California at (800) 822-6228, or by e-mail at

The Commission's Web Site contains current information on the proposed project at:

Please contact me at (916) 654-4989 if you prefer to have your name removed from our mailing list. Thank you.


Mary Ann Costamagna
Information Officer

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