Chelan County Public Utility District No. 1, WA, System Revenue Bonds 2011A&B Rated 'AA'; Other Ratings Affirmed Apr 11
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- Published: April 2011
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Standard & Poor's Ratings Services has affirmed its 'AA' rating on Chelan County Public Utility District No. 1 (Chelan or the district), Wash.'s Rocky Reach hydroelectric system revenue bonds and Rock Island hydroelectric system revenue bonds. The outlook is stable. Securing each project's debt separately is the respective project's output. The rating reflects our view of each project's superior economics, stable financial performance even under poor water conditions, take-or-pay off-taker contracts for most of projects' capacity, and physical attributes and operational practices that substantially mitigate the risk of production curtailment due to unit outage or environmental requirements. In our opinion, the two projects' credit strengths include the following: Historical production costs that are very low we expect to remain highly...
Companies mentioned in this report are: Chelan Cnty Pub Util Dist #1
Action: Outlook: Stable
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