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Electric power generation and transmission decisions affecting fish and wildlife resources

Asplundh Environmental Services

Electric power generation and transmission decisions affecting fish and wildlife resources

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Published by Dept. of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service, Office of Biological Services, Power Plant Project : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in [Washington] .
Written in English

  • Electric power-plants -- Environmental aspects,
  • Electric lines -- Environmental aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Asplundh Environmental Services, United Engineers & Constructors, Inc., Ichthyological Associates
    SeriesFWS/OBS ; 78/57, FWS/OBS -- 78/57
    ContributionsPower Plant Project (U.S.), United Engineers & Constructors, inc, Ichthyological Associates, Power Plant Project (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 99 p. :
    Number of Pages99
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14916827M

    the committee to study the impact of competition on the generation, transmission, and distribution of electric energy within this state and on this state’s electric suppliers. Electric suppliers include public utilities, rural electric cooperatives, municipal electric utilities, and power marketers. North Dakota Century Code Section Environmental Impact of Electricity Generation and Transmission All energy conversion methods used to produce electricity have some environmental impact. The impact may have an active effect like the emission of airborne pollutants, or may have a passive effect like aesthetics or habitat modification. Electricity Generation & Wildlife Scope of this policy This policy covers the Scottish Wildlife Trust’s views on the future of electricity production and the measures that need to be taken to protect wildlife whilst pursuing the rapid expansion of the renewables sector in Scotland. Comments by the Electric Power Generation Association on Changes to Chapter DEP told the Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee the agency does not have There is a huge benefit to eating fish and it would be an unfortunate tradeoff to reduce the.

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