[Workshop Notice Letterhead]

Gateway Power Plant Unit 8
Continuance of Committee Workshop

Purpose: The staff of the California Energy Commission (Energy Commission) issued the Final Staff Assessment of the Gateway Power Plant (CCPP) Unit 8 on March 5, 2001. At the Committee Workshop on March 27, 2001, the applicant proposed a slight change to the project in order to address concerns about potential impacts. This is a continuation of the March 27th workshop to update staff on the proposed change, determine which topic areas will require further analysis, and determine what additional information, if any, staff will need in order to complete the analysis. A notice has been posted on the door of the Delta Diablo Sanitation District Boardroom, where the March 27th workshop took place, alerting the public to the continuation of the workshop. Please note that the workshop noticed herein will be held at a different location.
When: Wednesday -- April 4, 2001
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: California Energy Commission
1516 9th Street
Hearing Room B
Sacramento, California
(the location is wheelchair accessible)
Conference Call: Interested parties may participate in the conference call by calling 1-888-831-4301.

Project Summary: Mirant Delta, LLC proposes to develop the Gateway Power Plant Unit 8, a 530-megawatt, natural gas-fired, combined cycle power plant. The proposed site is at the existing Gateway Power Plant, formerly owned by Pacific Gas and Electric Co., which is located one mile northeast of the City of Antioch on Wilbur Avenue, near State Route (SR) 4, SR 160 and the Antioch Bridge.
Public Participation: Public Participation: For information on how to participate in the review of the proposed project, please 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. If you require special accommodations, contact Robert Sifuentes, Equal Employment Officer, at (916) 654-5004, at least five days prior to the workshop.
Questions: General information on the proposed power plant is available on the Energy Commission's website at http://www.energy.ca.gov/sitingcases/contracosta. Inquiries about the project schedule or analysis should be directed to Cheri Davis, Energy Commission Project Manager, at (916) 657-4394 or e-mail at cdavis@energy.state.ca.us. News media inquiries should be directed to Claudia Chandler, Assistant Executive Director, at (916) 654-4989 or e-mail at energia@energy.ca.gov.

DATE MAILED: April 2, 2001 -- Mailed to lists 755, 761, and 762

William Keese
Chair and Presiding Member

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