Order Approving Settlement Agreement

The applicants and the company will seek a final judgment and an order authorizing the transaction (for which the appeal period has not been changed in the final judgment or authorization decision), as described later in Section XV. On October 23, 2003, the Federal Energy Regulation Commission (`FERC`) adopted an Order Approving Settlement Agreements, Dismissing Complaint and Issuing New License, in which FERC approved the transaction agreement. Implementation before entry into force: Contracting parties may agree in writing to implement the agreement or part of it after the final judgment and approval decision have been issued, but before it comes into force. Order Approving Settlement Agreement regarding Fishery Issues, 74 FERC ` 61,055, 23 January 1996. ..