News Briefs

Idaho Power Launches Heat Pump Water Heater Incentive

Idaho Power recently launched a new $300 incentive for homeowners to replace their existing electric-resistance storage water heater with a qualified heat pump water heater. The incentive is offered as part of the company’s Heating and Cooling Efficiency Program. According […]

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Short Video Explains Hells Canyon Relicensing

Hells Canyon

The biggest source of electricity for Idaho Power customers is hydroelectric energy from the company’s dams. And most of that hydroelectric power comes from three dams on the Idaho–Oregon border that make up the Hells Canyon Complex. The new video, […]

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‘Sonny Claus’ brings holiday cheer to local deaf children

Sonny Claus visit to Treasure Valley deaf children

Idaho Power biologist and local holiday favorite Sonny Cabbage will make his annual “Sonny Claus” visit to Treasure Valley deaf children this Thursday, Dec. 21, at Ponderosa Elementary in Meridian. Cabbage, who is deaf, volunteers his time as Santa on […]

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December Connections Focuses on Hope for Children in Need

Idaho Power and the Hope House

The December cover story for Idaho Power’s monthly customer newsletter is all about generating hope for children in need. Idaho Power’s weatherization assistance program helps Hope House, a home for disadvantaged children located in Marsing, Idaho. Other articles illustrate how […]

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Energy Efficiency Cooks Up Savings

Save energy in the kitchen

The holiday season is here! Along with the colder weather and cozy fireplaces come fun family traditions — many of which center around gathering in the kitchen with lots of warm, yummy comfort food. You have the power to use […]

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Stay Safe and Warm this Winter

Man shoveling snow

With the arrival of winter weather, Idaho Power offers some important reminders to help customers and their families remain safe, comfortable and injury free. Falling trees, heavy snow or ice occasionally knock power lines to the ground. Always assume any […]

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Idaho Power, ISU Work Together on Holt Arena Upgrade

Idaho State University Holt Areana.

Football is one of Idaho’s favorite pastimes. And from stadium lighting and scoreboards to video equipment and concession stands, electricity plays a key role in bringing the games to life. This fall, Idaho Power partnered with Idaho State University on […]

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