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Welcome to Western Area Power Administration's newsroom, your one-stop source for news, publications and general information about WAPA. Here you'll find WAPA's recent news releases and featured articles. Pleas​e feel free to reprint at no charge anything you find under News from WAPA, although we ask that you credit WAPA.

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Science Bowls endure as virtual events​
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​Celebrate Pride Month​
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WAPA selects new Senior VP and DSW Regional Manager​
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New TIP manager shares journey to WAPANews feature​
Panel discussion spotlights Women of WAPA​
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Employee feedback shapes strategic plan​​News feature
Craft employees practice winter survival skills​
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EPTC, INL host hybrid cybersecurity workshop
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OEID manager shares progressive career path​
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Upgrade reveals value of mobile transformers​
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Reinvigorating WAPA’s I&D Program
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Get to know WAPA's CIO​
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WAPA announces new Colorado River Storage Project senior vice president
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Business intelligence: Share insights, show results​News feature​
Aviation manager recognized with safety award​​News feature
UGP employee receives MRO HERO Award​News feature​
WAPA's 2021 Asset Almanac released​
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First AEM of year spotlights change​
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What to understand during WAPA's re-entry​​News feature
Lightning strike in DSW leads to fast collaboration​
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WAPA names new Transmission Infrastructure Program senior vice president
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Reflecting on the benefits of mentoring​
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Summarizing 2021 hydrology conditions​
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Montana schools to compete in science bowl
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Forest Service partnership prevents outages​​News feature
New tool saves time, improves inspections
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Northern California high schools to compete in science bowl
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2022 State of WAPA's Assets released
​News release
Strategically building our safety culture​
News feature​
WAPA at its best is...
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Reflecting on LDP's supercharged year​​News feature
​CSO shares journey to WAPA​
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South Dakota high schools to compete in science bowl
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North Dakota high schools to compete in science bowl
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GridEx tests WAPA's emergency readiness​
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WAPA's transparency site updated with FY 2021 data
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Top 10 Stories of 2021​​News feature
ELDP graduates first cohort​​​News feature
​Insulator storage improvement avoids costs 
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​Removing raptor nests for reliable transmission​News feature​
​Electrical engineer receives Leadership Award
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Recovery success: Chub no longer endangeredNews feature​
​Mini Summit explores Reactive vs. Creative Leadership ​News feature
​Portal migration increases security, performance 
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​Liaison supports Tribal customers News feature​
​EPTC reflects on MPS upgrades
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​First WAPA administrator passes away
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WAPA releases fiscal year 2021 Annual Report
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Rail Tie Wind Project final environmental impact statement now available
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​Facility closure leads to discovery of older site​
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WAPA names new Chief Strategy Officer
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WAPA welcomes White Belt trainingNews feature​
New HR award recognizes strategic partnershipNews feature​
Opening our eyes to DEI​​​
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​Human Performance enhances safety cultureNews feature​
​Third CLDP cohort underway
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​RM manager shares 30-year journey to WAPA
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WAPA and USDA Forest Service partner to reduce wildfire threat​
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DSW announces it plans to join the EIM​                                                                
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​Experiment takes aim at smallmouth bass
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​Get to know WAPA’s CAO
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​Exceptional employees honored
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WAPA attorney joins EBA Board of Directors
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DOE announces Tracey LeBeau as WAPA Administrator
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​AEM updates employees on major initiatives
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​Drought conditions may complicate hydropower 
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​Graduates reflect on DOE leadership program ​News feature
Statement on Reclamation's August projections for Colorado River
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​Civil engineer wins Emerging Leader ​AwardNews feature
​WAPA’s sUAS pilot program lifts off
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​​Crop duster strikes Arizona T-lineNews feature​
WAPA names new Rocky Mountain Regional Manager
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New Upper Great Plains Regional Manager named​
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​Pilot automates transformer data transfer
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Face to face with Inclusion and Diversity
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​OSEM, Strategy partner to enhance security culture ​News feature
​Get to know WAPA’s COO News feature​
​Spring Disturbance Flow charts new highs, lows News feature​
​Procurement, craft team up to acquire vehicle
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​SN, Trinity partner for wildfire prevention
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​Science Bowls continue through pandemic News feature​
​Winter energy shortage tests grid limits
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​Long hauler discusses one full year of COVID
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​Employees reflect on a year without precedent
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​One year later…
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WAPA 2020 Asset Management almanac now available
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​Get to know WAPA's interim administrator News feature​

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