News Briefs

Idaho Power Earns Top May in Motion Participation Award

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This year, 155 Boise-area Idaho Power employees participated in May in Motion (MiM), an annual, month-long alternative transportation challenge. Idaho Power earned the highest award — Platinum — for having: Approximately 15 percent of the company’s Treasure Valley employees participate […]

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Customer Newsletter Focuses on Fishing, Camping

June 2018 news scans

The June issue of Connections, Idaho Power’s monthly customer newsletter, focuses on the company’s efforts to provide recreational opportunities along the Snake River. The lead story focuses on Idaho Power’s parks and campgrounds, several of which are a part of […]

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Idaho Power Takes Steps to Protect Power Poles from Wildfires

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Wildfire season in Idaho is something we can anticipate every year. Each summer, fires burn thousands of acres throughout Idaho Power’s service area. Since wood power poles have been an easy target in the past, Idaho Power’s vegetation management program […]

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Rates Decrease 7.06 percent for Idaho Residential Customers

Rate Decrease! -7.06% for Idaho residential customers

The Idaho Public Utilities Commission has approved three Idaho Power rate decreases that will save the average Idaho residential customer 7.06 percent on their monthly bill. The decreases went into effect June 1. Two of the proposals come from annual […]

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Idaho Power Volunteers Paint the Town in Boise

Idaho Power Volunteers Paint the Town

Several volunteers from Idaho Power are joining others in the Boise area to Paint the Town this week. This annual community event matches volunteers with senior and disabled homeowners to paint and/or fix up their homes. Idaho Power employees will […]

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New Video: Protecting Sage Grouse Habitat

New Video Protecting Sage Grouse Habitat

Watching sage grouse during their mating ritual is an unforgettable experience. Idaho Power works to avoid impacts to these magnificent birds when siting and building power lines near the areas where they live. Idaho Power biologist Aaron Utz has been […]

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Truck Donation Benefits Community of Grand View

Truck Donation Benefits Community of Grand View

On May 23, Idaho Power Community Relations Representative Blake Watson handed over the keys to a retired company vehicle to Charles Ensz, fire chief for the Grand View Rural Fire Protection District. Once or twice a year, Idaho Power donates […]

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