Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 29, 2013
CONTACT: Leah Shapiro, 720-962-7050, PublicAffairs@wapa.gov

WESTERN PUBLISHES FY 2012 FINANCIAL STATEMENTS

LAKEWOOD, Colo.—Western Area Power Administration’s Fiscal Year 2012 Annual Report is now available online. The publication documents Western's accomplishments as well as its 2012 financial statements.

Some key facts for Western in FY 2012:

In the opening letter, Acting Administrator Anita Decker shared, “Western leveraged its hydropower to reduce or stabilize energy costs … [and] safely delivered more than 37,700 gigawatt hours to customers that powered some 25 million businesses and households across the central and western U.S."

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Western Area Power Administration annually markets and transmits more than 10,000 megawatts of clean, renewable power from hydroelectric powerplants owned and operated by the Bureau of Reclamation and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in 15 western and central states.  It is part of the Department of Energy.

PO Box 281213 Lakewood , CO 80228-2802 * Phone: 720-962-7050 * Toll Free: 1-800-982-4523
Fax: 720-962-7059 * E-mail: PublicAffairs@wapa.gov * Web site: http://ww2.wapa.gov/sites/western/Pages/default.aspx

Serving the West with Federal hydropower

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