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Electricity use in the Pacific Northwest

Electricity use in the Pacific Northwest

utility historical sales by sector ; 1988 and preceeding years.

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Published by Bonneville Power Administration. .
Written in English


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ContributionsUnited States. Bonneville Power Administration.
The Physical Object
Pagination150p. $0.00 C.1.
Number of Pages150
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17587763M

The Pacific Northwest: an interpretive history User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict Schwantes surveys the economic and social history of the Pacific Northwest (Washington, Oregon, Idaho) from the time of the first white-Indian contact to /5(1). the range of expectations. At the same time, however, there was a lack of rainfall in the Pacific Northwest and an increased demand for electricity in the Southwest. Thus, available imports to California were reduced by an average of more than 2, megawatts from to

The federal government, of course, is hardly the only party to whom the Pacific Northwest belongs. Take a look at the forest lands in Washington state (one of the topics covered in William Dietrich's The Final Forest).The Evergreen State contains about 44 million acres; roughly half of . Saving Electricity in the State of Washington: Improving Efficiency of Commercial Buildings Legal settlements fund a visionary research effort that has produced influential and impactful results well beyond state borders In the years following the energy crisis of , the State of Washington and six energy companiesFile Size: 9MB.

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