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Community Calendar Announcement

April 24, 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 conduct a data response and issue resolution workshop to discuss the proposed San Joaquin Valley Energy Center as follows:

10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
First Floor, Hearing Room A
California Energy Commission
1516 Ninth Street
Sacramento, California
(Wheelchair Accessible)
Teleconference: 1-888-779-0375
Passcode: 28844
Leader: Matt Trask

The workshop is being held to discuss the Applicant's data responses in noise, hazardous materials, public health, transmission system engineering, visual resources, and air quality.

The San Joaquin Valley Energy Center, proposed by Calpine, would be a 1,060-megawatt, natural gas-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 Commission's review of the proposed project should contact Roberta Mendonca, the Energy Commission's 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 Commission's web page 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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