[ News Release picture montage ]

Community Calendar Announcement


March 11, 2002

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 hold a continuation workshop session for the proposed Central Valley Energy Center project as follows:

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13, 2002
Beginning at 1 p.m.
Hearing Room B
California Energy Commission
1516 Ninth Street
Sacramento, California
(Wheelchair Accessible)
-or-
Teleconference: 1-888-566-5785
Passcode: 43451
Conference Leader: Matt Trask

This session is a continuation of the workshop held in San Joaquin on March 7, 2002. The purpose of this session is to discuss the ApplicantŐs data responses in transmission system engineering and to resolve any outstanding issues.

The Central Valley Energy Center, proposed by Calpine, would be a 1,060-megawatt, natural pgas-fired, combined-cycle electric generating facility located on an 85-acre parcel in Fresno County near the Mendota Wildlife Management Area and the Fresno-Clovis Wastewater Treatment Facility.

Members of the public will have the opportunity to comment and ask questions during the workshop. Persons requiring information on how to participate in the Energy CommissionŐs review of the proposed project should contact Roberta Mendonca, the Energy CommissionŐs Public Adviser, at (916) 654-4489 or toll free in California at (800) 822-6228, or by e-mail at pao@energy.state.ca.us. Information about the proposed project is available on the Energy CommissionŐs web page at:

www.energy.ca.gov/sitingcases/cvec Please contact me at (916) 654-4989 if you prefer to have your name removed from our mailing list. Thank you.

Sincerely,


Mary Ann Costamagna
Information Officer



| News Releases Main Page | Commission Homepage | Site Index | Search Site | Links | Glossary | Contact Us |