Watch out for Phantom Load!

Looking for a treat this Halloween? Find and reduce the phantom load in your home to save energy and money all year long. Phantom load — or standby power — comes from the many electronics that draw power even when […]

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Celebrate National Weatherization Day Wednesday, Oct. 30

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National Weatherization Day celebrates weatherization programs across the country that improve the health, safety and energy efficiency of our low-income customers’ homes. Idaho Power, through collaboration with local community action partnership agencies and contractors, offers free weatherization programs for low-income […]

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Idaho Power’s Exit from Coal Plant Lowers Customer Bills

Agreement to cease operations at the Boardman coal-fired power plant will reduce rates for Idaho customers. BOISE, Idaho — On Oct. 17, 2019, Idaho Power filed a request with the Idaho Public Utilities Commission (IPUC) to decrease rates for Idaho […]

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Video: New Substation Helps Power Growing Pocatello

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Growth is happening fast across Idaho Power’s service area, and the company is working hard to meet the energy needs of new residents and businesses. With growth booming in Pocatello, Idaho Power recently built the Eldredge Substation to ensure our […]

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Idaho Power, Parties Agree to Settlement on Customer Generation

An agreement filed with the Idaho Public Utilities Commission will change the compensation structure for residential and small general service customers who produce some of their own energy using on-site generation such as solar panels. BOISE, Idaho — Idaho Power […]

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Shade Tree Program Gives Away 1,300 Free Shade Trees

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Idaho Power rang in Energy Awareness Month with our biannual Shade Tree Program. The company distributed 1,300 free shade trees to customers in Bannock, Bingham and Power counties who pre-enrolled in the program. Customers could receive up to two trees […]

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