Governor's Energy Supply Alert Order No. 01-07
(Terminating Order No. 01-01)

To: All State and Local Air Pollution Control Authorities
Washington State Utilities and Transportation Commission
cc: Washington State Department of Ecology
Washington State Department of Health

Pursuant to the Proclamation of the Governor, dated January 26, 2001, declaring an energy supply alert, the Proclamations of the Governor, dated April 26, 2001, June 22, 2001, and August 17, 2001 extending such energy supply alert, and under the powers granted in Chapter 43.21G RCW, I hereby order as follows:

  1. Governor's Energy Supply Alert Order No. 01-01, relating to the Tacoma Steam Plant, notwithstanding subsequent extensions of that order until such time as the Energy Supply Alert and any extensions thereof are terminated, shall be suspended effective September 30, 2001. This order does not affect any operating authority for the Tacoma Steam Plant provided outside of Governor's Energy Supply Alert Orders No. 01-01 and No. 01-06.
  2. This order is effective immediately, and is subject to suspension or modification by further order of the Governor. This order is deemed necessary to preserve and protect the public health, safety, and general welfare.

SO ORDERED, this 20th day of September, 2001

Gary Locke, Governor