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Community Calendar Announcement

April 23, 2004

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 responsible for considering whether to exempt the Kings River Conservation District Peaking Plant from the California Energy Commission review process will hold a public conference to discuss their Proposed Decision on:


TUESDAY, MAY 4, 2004
Beginning at 8:30 a.m.
California Energy Commission
First Floor Hearing Room B
1516 Ninth Street
Sacramento, California
(Wheelchair Accessible)

-or-

Teleconference: 1-877-709-5339
Conference Leader: Major Williams
Passcode: Kings River

The Kings River Conservation District is seeking approval to build and operate the natural gas-fired peaker plant on a site south of Fresno, near the community of Malaga in Fresno County. Two combustion turbines in simple-cycle operation would generate 97 megawatts.

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 Margret J. Kim, 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:

www.energy.ca.gov/sitingcases/kingsriver

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

Sincerely,

Chris Davis
Information Officer

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