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Northwest Power Council OKs Positive Regional Power Plan


The NW Power & Conservation Council on Wednesday voted unanimously to approve the four-state Northwest Regional Power Plan, a green energy roadmap showing how Idaho, Oregon, Washington, and…

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Washington is the DOE’s Hometown


And we’re going for a visit April 17 through 20! Much of what the Snake River Alliance works on and what our members care about is right here…

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The Human Cost of Nuclear Weapons

People around the world oppose nuclear weapons. This image is from Pretoria.

The McClatchy newspaper group has just released a disturbing series about the long-term harm to workers’ health from the nuclear endeavor across the country, including at the Idaho…

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“Cheap” Idaho Power from Nevada Coal Plant? Not so Much

North Valmy Coal Plant, NV

I can understand Idaho Power’s dilemma regarding its old coal plants. Not long after the newly acquired and slightly used Nissan Leaf found its place in our driveway,…

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Energy office reveals second non-publicized meeting on Idaho energy policy

ISEA Board of Directors

Idaho’s state energy office has posted an item on its web site that shows it held yet another non-publicized meeting of its Idaho Strategic Energy Alliance to discuss…

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Fall events you won’t want to miss!

Idaho's Climate Action Community

Connecting our members and the greater community is integral to the work of the Alliance. We have a few big events in the next couple of months where…

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Idaho PUC order derails much of Idaho solar generation

The Idaho Public Utilities Commission on August 20 issued an order that solar power developers warned for months will end most utility-sized solar developments in Idaho. This case…

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Spent fuel FAQs we wish had been asked and answered

Spent fuel cask at North Anna in Virginia

There have been a number of editorials and guest opinions in Idaho newspapers since the start of the year regarding the Department of Energy’s desire to ship two…

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Tour the Idaho National Lab – Your radioactive backyard

INL tour with the Snake River Alliance

On Thursday, October 22, 2015, Snake River Alliance members and supporters can visit the Idaho National Laboratory, which covers 890 square miles of eastern Idaho’s high desert plain….

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Nuclear Navy’s Final Port of Call

Starting in 1957, every scrap of spent fuel from the nuclear Navy has come to Idaho. The nuclear Navy plans to continue to send its spent fuel to…

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