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Western Area Power Administration sells power to more than 684 firm and non-firm wholesale power customers, including cities and towns, rural electric cooperatives, public utility and irrigation districts.

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Our Regions

Western Area Power Administration employees conduct power sales, transmission operations and maintenance and engineering services at 51 duty stations throughout our service area. Our main offices include a Headquarters office in Lakewood, Colorado; regional offices in Billings, MontanaLoveland, ColoradoPhoenix, Arizona; and Folsom, California; and the Colorado River Storage Project Management Center in ​Montrose, Colorado.

Our Services

Western Area Power Administration annually markets and delivers more than 25,000 gigawatt-hours of reliable, cost-based hydropower from power plants at 57​ Federal dams to rural electric cooperatives, municipalities, public utility districts, Federal and state agencies, Native American tribes and irrigation districts.

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Last modified on March 26th, 2024