The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) issued an “Order Denying Rehearing” sending a resounding message to those who formally opposed the transfer of Se̓liš Ksanka Ql̓ispe̓ FERC Project No. 5. (SKQ Dam).
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) issued an “Order Approving Amendment of License” to the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes and Sxʷ͏nqeʔels L Suwečm / Ksukⱡiⱡmumaⱡ ʾA͏·ḱaⱡmukwaʾits, Incorporated, which does business as Energy Keepers Inc.
The order provides the co-licensees of FERC Project No. 5 a response to the requested change to the project name from Kerr Project and Kerr Dam to the name that now honors the indigenous people of the land in their language — Se̓liš Ksanka Qĺispe̓ Project and Se̓liš Ksanka Qĺispe̓ Dam.