FERC wants to hear from you about Big Canyon

FERC wants to hear from you about Big Canyon

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has opened a two-month comment period about Big Canyon on the Little Colorado River. FERC accepted Tuesday a permit application from Pumped Hydro Storage LLC.  Steve Irwin, manager of Pumped Hydro Storage LLC, plans to dam up...
FERC wants to hear from you about Big Canyon

Send comments about dams to Navajo leaders

Readers of Save the Confluence asked how they can help about two proposed dams on the Little Colorado River. The names of the dams are Navajo Nation/Salt Trail Canyon and Navajo Nation/Little Colorado PSP. Here is Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez’s contact....
Death of Escalade brings more developers, ideas

Death of Escalade brings more developers, ideas

By William LongReed It’s been two years since the Navajo Nation Council voted — 16 opposed and 2 in favor — to stop the Grand Canyon East Rim project known as the Grand Canyon Escalade. The then-Confluence Partners wanted more 400-acres of Navajo land. The...