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
The Cluster Study is BPA’s primary means of processing and offering service to customers with requests for long-term firm transmission service over the BPA network.
Agency moves from 90-year to 30-year forecast model to account for streamflows increasingly impacted by climate change.
Meet BPA employee Mike Cohan, an energy efficiency metering technician who travels throughout our service territory identifying areas where customers can conserve electricity.
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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Public Comment Period Closes for Columbian White-Tailed Deer Land Acquisitions & Translocations Project
BPA welcomes comments on the scope of the Columbian White-Tailed Deer Land Acquisitions and Translocations Project. The comment period is open from July 15 to August 15, 2022.
Provider of Choice Workshop
This meeting includes discussions on the Contract High Water Mark and concept paper follow-up.
Quarterly Business Review Technical Workshop FY2022 Q3
BPA’s technical workshop for the Q3 QBR will provide additional details around BPA’s Q3 FY22 financial performance.
Administrator's Excellence Awards
Grab your popcorn and join Administrator John Hairston, co-workers, family and friends for the Administrator's Excellence Awards ceremony.
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