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News Release - 5/1/2006

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Mike Doneen, Jim Davis and Lynn Heminger executed the following actions during the May 1, 2006 Commission meeting held at the East Wenatchee Headquarters building:

Authorized a call for bids under bid document 06-24-D, Dutch Henry initial phase construction. This substation will enhance the reliability of power for customers from Withrow to the top of Badger Mountain. (06-109)

Approved task order No. 3 - Generating unit life extension for the master consulting services agreement with MWH Americas, Inc. with regard to the Wells Hydroelectric Project. The services in Task Order No. 3 include strategic assessment and preparation of plans and specifications to repair and rehabilitate the generators on Units 2-10 and to renew and refurbish turbine components on all ten generating units at a not to exceed limit of $396,000. (06-110)

Authorized an agreement for the sale of wind and environmental data to Ridgeline Energy, LLC. (06-111)