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Community Calendar Announcement

June 20, 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 conference.

The Committee overseeing the Application for Certification for the proposed Morro Bay Modernization & Replacement Power Plant Project will hold a public conference to discuss the Presiding Member's Proposed Decision on:

MONDAY, JUNE 30, 2003
Beginning at 1 p.m.
Veteran's Memorial
209 Surf Street
Morro Bay, California
(Wheelchair Accessible)

Duke Energy Morro Bay, LLC, a direct subsidiary of Duke Energy North America, is proposing to replace the existing Morro Bay Units 1, 2, 3, and 4 with two new 600-megawatt, combined-cycle, natural gas-fired units. The new units would be located north of the current power plant site and would produce a total of 1,200 megawatts.

The Inland Empire Energy Center is proposed by Inland Energy Center LLC, a direct subsidiary of Calpine.The project would include a 670-megawatt, natural gas-fired, combined-cycle power plant to be located in Riverside County, between the cities of Perris and Hemet, near Romoland.

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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