News Briefs

Idaho Power Attorney Named Leader in Law

Leaders in law

Idaho Power Senior Counsel David Stanish was recognized Nov. 16 at the Idaho Business Review’s annual Leaders in Law event in downtown Boise. Leaders in Law are named by their peers and scored in four categories: leadership in their profession, […]

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Idaho Power Warns Against Utility, Holiday Scams

Stop scams

During the busiest shopping time of the year, scammers are busy plotting traps for consumers, not just on the Internet but also over the phone, at the register and even your front door. Idaho Power reminds our customers to be […]

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Fridge and Freezer Recycling Program Ends Dec. 31

Idaho Power’s Fridge and Freezer Recycling Program will end in Idaho and Oregon on Dec. 31. Idaho Power regularly evaluates the cost-effectiveness of the energy savings and incentives associated with our energy efficiency programs. Our goal is to offer programs […]

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Survey: Snake River Sturgeon Benefited from High Water Levels

Baby sturgeon

High flows in the Snake River last spring appeared to benefit white sturgeon reproduction between Bliss and C.J. Strike dams. Each fall Idaho Power biologists sample for juvenile sturgeon in C.J. Strike Reservoir to monitor natural production in what’s known […]

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Customer Newsletter Focuses on Reliability and Planning

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From hardening lines to keeping poles clear of vegetation, Idaho Power uses many strategies to keep its system running smoothly. The November issue of Connections, Idaho Power’s customer newsletter, is arriving in mailboxes, and it focuses on the numerous ways […]

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Preparing Your Home for an Outage

Man with snow blower

When winter storms cause power outages, Idaho Power crews and equipment are readily available to respond and safely restore power. (Photo: Crew repairing storm damage last weekend near McCall.) Outages normally last only a few minutes, and the average Idaho […]

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Climate Summit focuses on Idaho Economy

“Safeguarding Idaho’s Economy in a Changing Climate” is a two-day summit about Idaho’s changing climate designed to explore market-based solutions for safeguarding Idaho’s economy, health, landscape and lifestyle. Idaho Power is one of the sponsors of the summit, which is […]

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Beware of Phantom Load this Halloween!

Did you know many electronics draw power even when they aren’t in use? The electricity used when these devices are in standby mode is often referred to as phantom load. Don’t let it catch you off-guard this Halloween!  Here are […]

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