BC Hydro has awarded the second round of electricity purchase agreements in its clean power program, the utility reported.
As of March 31, 2010, an additional four projects have been selected for an award of an Electricity Purchase Agreement (EPA), including two run-of-river hydro projects.
The first round of purchase agreements included 19 run-of-river hydro and wind projects.
Additional project selections are planned for the future, BC Hydro reported.
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Following execution of the contracts, BC Hydro will submit the electricity purchase agreements to the British Columbia Utilities Commission for its review. Further project details, including the range of electricity prices to be paid, will be available in BC Hydro’s filing to the commission.
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