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Community Calendar Announcement

February 6, 2003

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.

The California Energy Commission Staff will conduct an air quality and visual resources workshop to discuss the proposed Palomar Energy Project as follows:

10 a.m. 2 p.m.

California Energy Commission
2nd Floor Conference Room
1516 Ninth Street
Sacramento, California
(Wheelchair Accessible)
Teleconference: 1-800-369-2088
Passcode: 48531
Conference Leader: Bob Eller

This workshop will provide Staff with an opportunity to discuss the proposed mitigation in the areas of air quality and visual resources with the applicant prior to the upcoming evidentiary hearings.

The Palomar Energy Project, proposed by Sempra Energy Resources, would be a 546-megawatt, natural gas-fired, combined cycle facility located on a 20-acre site within the Escondido Research and Technology Center industrial park.

Members of the public and other interested agencies are invited to participate and provide comments. 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 email at [pao@energy.state.ca.us].

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


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


Chris Davis
Information Officer

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