Solar Power Options and Customer Generation

If you’re considering installing solar panels or other renewable generation at your home or business, Idaho Power is here to help.

  • This checklist is a great place to start to see if it’s the right decision for you.
  • Be sure to educate yourself about the current cases before the Idaho Public Utilities Commission that could change your expected payback date when making a solar investment.

No matter what you decide, you can feel great about where your energy comes from. Clean hydropower is Idaho Power’s largest energy resource. Learn more about our energy mix and our 100% clean energy goal.

While Idaho Power does not recommend specific companies, we do have tips to help you choose — and make sure everything they’re telling you is true.

Learn the facts! Idaho Power wants to ensure accurate information is provided to our customers and those considering solar installation.

Existing on-site generation customers can apply through January 31 to transfer excess energy credits from one on-site generation meter to another eligible meter. Transferring credits is not required.

For assistance with a PDF on this page or to request a PDF in an alternate format, please contact Customer Service at 208-388-2323 or 1-800-488-6151