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for information on power generation and deregulation in each state.
California Power Crisis
Power Play - California PBS stations present an in-depth report
on the roots of the energy crisis.
examination of the controversies
surrounding power plant construction in California. (6/5/01)
Gray Davis explores possible solutions to his state's energy crisis.
Public Utilities Commission votes to raise electricity rates while
millions of residents face severe shortages. (1/4/01)
to the People: A report on the California energy crisis for students.
Deregulating Power Markets
economists discuss the
California power crisis in the context of energy market deregulation.
background report, FERC
Chairman Curt Hebert talks about setting price limits on wholesale
experts weigh the pros and cons of price caps as President Bush
rejects California's plea for increased federal regulation of skyrocketing
energy prices. (5/30/01)
states face a power crisis similar to California? (1/25/01)
The Bush administration's
coverage of the proposal and debate.
President Dick Cheney talks to Jim Lehrer about the state of energy
consumption and conservation. (5/17/01)