May 15, 2002
If your publication, radio or television station offers a calendar of
community events, you may want to include news of the following hearing.
The Committee overseeing the Application for Certification for the
proposed Los Esteros Critical Energy Facility will hold an evidentiary
hearing as follows:
MONDAY, MAY 20, 2002
Beginning at 9 a.m.
First Floor Hearing Room A
California Energy Commission
1516 Ninth Street
Passcode: Los Esteros
Evidentiary hearings are held to establish the factual record necessary
to reach a decision in this case. This is accomplished by taking oral,
written, or documentary evidence from the parties. Formal evidentiary
hearings are more structured than Committee conferences or staff
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
Members of the public are encouraged to participate and will have the
opportunity to comment and ask clarifying questions on any of the
subjects. For more information on how to participate, contact the Energy
Commission's Public Adviser, Roberta Mendonca, at (916) 654-4489, toll
free at (800) 822-6228, or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Commission's Web Site contains current information on the proposed
Please feel free to contact me at (916) 654-4989 if you prefer to have
your name removed from our mailing list. Thank you.
Mary Ann Costamagna