BPA delivers clean, competitively priced power products and reliable transmission services as well as a wide range of energy efficiency programs and initiatives.Learn more
BPA is committed to transparency and provides extensive opportunities for public participation on its proposed programs, policies and projects.Learn more
BPA’s Environment, Fish, and Wildlife Program mitigates the effects of the federal hydropower and transmission systems, prevents environmental impacts, and provides compliance with a host of environmental laws.Learn more
Bonneville Power Administration operators are prepared for an energy anomaly that they see every Thanksgiving Day and have nicknamed “the turkey bulge.”
Here are five conversation prompts to keep the dialog flowing this Thanksgiving.
BPA met all of its annual performance targets and finished the year with higher-than-expected net revenues totaling $964 million against a target of $172 million
BPA joins Western Energy Imbalance Market
BPA's value to the Northwest
For more than 80 years, BPA has been an engine of the Northwest’s economic prosperity and environmental sustainability. The agency provides reliable, clean energy at cost-based rates and brings the power of the river, from water drop to energy watt, to communities across the region.
Provider of Choice
Provider of Choice is the initiative designed to develop the policies and contracts BPA will offer its customers to meet their evolving needs and deliver competitively priced power beyond 2028.
Grid modernization is BPA's sole key strategic initiative. The grid modernization portfolio includes 35 projects designed to increase automation, improve accuracy and enhance the optimization and reliability of the grid.
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Energy Efficiency webinar: FY2023-24 EE Evaluation Strategy
Join BPA and the Evergreen Economics team for a webinar sharing BPA’s evaluation strategy for FY2023-24. Learn about proposed research and strategies for both impact and process evaluations.
Provider of Choice Workshop
BPA will hold a Provider of Choice Workshop to discuss resource acquisition costs.
Energy Imbalance Market Settlements Meeting
BPA is holding bi-weekly EIM Settlements meetings as a platform to discuss common EIM Settlement issues, present questions to the EIM Settlements team and address them in a collaborative manner.
Reserves Distribution Clause Proposal public comment period closes
BPA invites you to comment on the proposed Reserves Distribution Clause.
BPA maintains 15,000+ circuit miles of high-voltage power lines
BPA provides 28% of the electric power in the Northwest
BPA powers the lives of 3 million people
BPA markets hydropower from 31 federal dams in the Columbia River Basin