WAPA is committed to continuing market-related conversations with customers. Exploring market options ensures WAPA continues to reliably deliver hydropower to its diverse customer base and seek solutions that help us adapt to​ the changes in the energy landscape. Learn more about markets in the West in the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Western Energy Markets Explainer.

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Background: Market Conversations – WAPA and customers

WAPA and customers have been discussing markets for decades. WAPA has also held several all-customer market-related events. Catch up on some of the more recent conversations, here:

WAPA and other utilities also participated in the Mountain West Transmission Group to evaluate a range of options ranging from a common transmission tariff to regional transmission organization membership. The initiative ended in 2018.


  • Chrystal Dean, Vice President of Enterprise Portfolio Management, Office of the Chief Operating Officer
  • Rebecca Johnson, Transmission and Power Markets Advisor, Enterprise Portfolio Management

or  Vice Presidents of Power Marketing:

Last modified on May 15th, 2024