Economic Development

Economic Development

Clean today. Cleaner Tomorrow.

Powering Idaho’s Economy

Since 1916, Idaho Power has been a trusted ally to business and residential customers. If you are looking to relocate or expand your business in Idaho or eastern Oregon, our team is ready for you. We offer reliable, affordable, clean energy and cash incentives to help you control your energy use. We strive to create a positive customer experience and our efforts have been recognized with some of the highest customer satisfaction scores in company history. We can also help facilitate connections throughout the region to make you feel right at home.

Clean Today. Cleaner Tomorrow®.

We set a goal to provide 100% clean energy by 2045. In addition to our hydropower facilities, we’re also investing in wind, solar and other clean sources.

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Low Cost

We power businesses for nearly 30% less than the national average.

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Energy Ready Sites

We’ve identified several prime locations that are ready to meet your energy needs.

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Clean Energy

Clean hydropower is our largest energy source and we’ve set a goal to provide 100% clean energy by 2045.

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Reliable Service

We proudly maintain a 99.96% reliability rate and continue to invest in system enhancements.
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We offer energy efficiency incentives, substation allowances and clean energy options.

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Personal Service

We provide dedicated energy advisors for prompt and reliable service.
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Customer Spotlight: Data Centers

As of July 1, 2020, new data centers choosing to locate in Idaho are eligible for a sales tax exemption on server equipment as well as construction materials used in the construction of the data center facility. This new incentive – combined with Idaho Power’s low rates, reliability and clean energy mix – present a compelling opportunity for companies looking to site a new project in Idaho. Idaho Power also offers a number of options for data center projects seeking 100% renewable energy solutions.

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Price Comparison

Small Industrial Billings for Selected American Cities
Monthly Cost for 1 MW and 400,000 kWh

City Cost per kWH Average Monthly Bill
Boise $0.06 $23,547
Reno $0.06 $25,563
Portland $0.08 $31,464
Salt Lake City $0.08 $31,904
Spokane $0.09 $37,335
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Interested in learning more about how Idaho Power can serve your energy needs? We have a dedicated team of experts that can advise you on the specifics of your project. Call us at 208-388-2606, or complete the form below.

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