BPA Watch is an independent web site providing news, analysis and history of the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA).

The BPA is a federal agency that affects the lives and the environment of 12.5 million people in the Pacific Northwest.

BPA Watch will:

  • Translate bureaucratic jargon into plain English.
  • Investigate how BPA spends public money.
  • Document the history of BPA and its importance to the region.

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