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A Closer Look (California's Energy Crisis) #195990

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 15, 2001
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) A closer look at California's energy crisis introduced. [Secretary of Energy Spencer ABRAHAM - worries about a wave of blackouts.]

(San Jose: Brian Rooney) The complications of building power plants in California examined; details given of the opposition to the Metcalf plant designed for San Jose, California, from the residents and from Cisco Systems company. [Plant construction manager Tim MILLER - comments.] [Calpine Curt HILDREBRAND, neighborhood activist Elizabeth CORD, California state senator John BURTON - offer differing opinions on the presence of a power plant in residential areas.]

Jennings, Peter;
Rooney, Brian

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