Pacific Northwest Account
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Subcommittee on Irrigation and Reclamation
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1960 - 139 σελίδες
Committee Serial No. 16. Considers H.R. 3487 and five identical bills, to authorize Interior Dept to establish a Pacific Northwest Account to provide funds to help meet costs for irrigation on existing reclamation projects and for development of projects already authorized. Funding would come from uncommitted power revenues of Federal hydroelectric projects in area.
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Σελίδα 115 - Rate schedules shall be drawn having regard to the recovery (upon the basis of the application of such rate schedules to the capacity of the electric facilities of the projects) of the cost of producing and transmitting such electric energy, including the amortization of the capital investment allocated to power over a reasonable period of years.
Σελίδα 115 - Interior, who shall transmit and dispose of such power and energy in such manner as to encourage the most widespread use thereof at the lowest possible rates to consumers consistent with sound business principles, the rate schedules to become effective upon confirmation and approval by the Federal Power Commission.
Σελίδα 51 - Board so acts, do hereby certify that the foregoing is a full, true and correct copy of a resolution adopted on January 26, 1965 by the Board of Supervisors of the County of Los Angeles...
Σελίδα 20 - While the rights of the people to these and similar uses of water must be respected, the time has come for merging local projects and uses of the inland waters in a comprehensive plan designed for the benefit of the entire country.
Σελίδα 37 - The PRESIDING OFFICER. Is there objection ? The Chair hears none, and it is so ordered.
Σελίδα 8 - Since I am informed that there is a particular urgency for the submission of the views of the Department, this report, has not been cleared through the Bureau of the Budget and, therefore, no commitment can be made concerning the relationship of the views expressed herein to the program of the President. Sincerely yours, ORME LEWIS, Assistant Secretary of the Interior.
Σελίδα 114 - Federal multipurpose projects be amortized over "the useful life of the project, or a period of 100 years, whichever is the shorter.
Σελίδα 42 - Dam power revenues shall be available to repay costs allocated to irrigation which are beyond the ability of the water users to repay and which cannot be met from net power revenues of the Yakima project itself The existing Kennewick division serves about 19,000 acres of land.
Σελίδα 20 - Works designed to control our waterways have thus far usually been undertaken for a single purpose, such as the improvement of navigation, the development of power, the irrigation of arid lands, the protection of lowlands from floods, or to supply water for domestic and manufacturing purposes.
Σελίδα 21 - ... the use of basinwide accounting, shall be by act of the Congress. (4) That in any legislation for integrated basinwide development and financing, consideration should be given to the repayment of obligations of both existing and new irrigation entities within a basin or compact related area. (5) That in any event integrated development and financing should not be imposed on river basins and compact related areas or existing Federal or local projects without approval of the States involved and...