One renewable resource supports another.

BPA balances the ups and downs of wind energy primarily with hydropower generated at federal dams.

Our solutions give renewables a boost.

We are finding ways to do more with the resources we have and are expanding our access to other resources to balance wind energy.

It's a joint effort.

Advancing wind energy in the Northwest is a joint effort. BPA is participating in regional forums.

  • ColumbiaGrid Joint Initiative with NTTG and WestConnect

  • Northwest Wind Integration Forum

  • ColumbiaGrid Wind Integration Study Team 

Wind Operations