Energy Northwest develops, owns and operates a diverse mix of electricity generating resources, including hydro, solar and wind projects _ and the Northwest_s only nuclear energy facility. These projects provide enough reliable, affordable and environmentally responsible energy to power more than a million homes each year, and that carbon-free electricity is provided at the cost of generation. As a Washington state, joint action agency, Energy Northwest comprises 27 public power member utilities from across the state serving more than 1.5 million ratepayers. The agency continually explores new generation projects to meet its members_ needs. Energy Northwest _ www.energy-northwest.com.