• Public Power Council Continues to Voice Support for Adjustments to Hydro Power Treaty
  • February 28, 2014
  • Law Firm: Sutherland Asbill Brennan LLP - Washington Office
  • Following up on recent regulatory filings, the Public Power Council, which represents cooperatives and other consumer-owned utilities, voiced its continued support for adjustments to the Columbia River Treaty. The Public Power Council and others are seeking a more even distribution of hydro power benefits between the United States and Canada under the treaty. Various interest groups and government entities continue to discuss this issue, which is significant to ratepayers in the Northwest.