Columbia River Hydroelectric Generating Facilities

Hawkins served as underwriters' counsel for financings of Public Utility District No. 1 of Chelan County, Washington, and is centrally located in the State of Washington along the Columbia River.  The District owns, operates and maintains three major hydroelectric power generating projects:  the Rock Island Project, the Rocky Reach Project and the Lake Chelan Project, as well as a distribution system  for the power it generates.  These three Hydro-Electric projects, which have a combined nameplate rating of 1,988 megawatt, provides most of the District's retail power supply, power in excess of the District’s needs is sold to wholesale and retail customers. 

Role Underwriters' Counsel
Distinction Three Major Hydroelectric Projects on the Columbia River
Issuer Public Utility District No. 1 of Chelan County Washington
Issue Size $866 Million