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Idaho Makes Progress on Solar

Idaho may have received a “D” on the website LetsGoSolar but the people of Idaho are investing in solar faster than ever. One year ago there were zero…

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Solarize the Valley Surpasses Goal

Unique Solar Energy Drive Leads to $826,608 in New Solar Investments Less than a year ago, the Snake River Alliance announced audacious plans for Treasure Valley homes and…

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Solar-powered Idaho

The dedication of Idaho’s first utility-sized solar power farm south of Boise near Kuna on Sept. 16 marked an energy milestone for Idaho: At 40 megawatts, the solar…

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Interest In Solar Power Surges

Interest in Solar Power Surges as 310 Treasure Valley Homes & Businesses Sign Up to ‘Solarize the Valley’ BOISE – (July 12, 2016) – More than 310 Treasure…

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Even Idaho Power Says ‘Solarize the Valley’ is a Good Idea – So Power Up, Folks!

The Snake River Alliance’s “Solarize the Valley” partnership to match southwest Idaho homes and businesses with rock-solid solar installers offering low solar prices continues to gain traction, with…

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More From Idaho Power: Coal is Going, Solar is Coming, & There’s Room for Green

As mentioned above, Idaho Power CEO Darrel Anderson spent the lunch hour with the City Club of Boise June 16 to give a bird’s-eye view of how his…

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About That Massive Elmore County Energy Generation Project

Eyebrows were raised last week when the Idaho Statesman’s Rocky Barker reported some of the details of a huge proposed “pumped storage” electricity generation project that would include…

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Energy Drain: Lawmakers Decamp From Boise With Little Action on Energy Issues

As mentioned above, the Idaho Legislature turned out the lights on its 2016 Session at the end of March, and as their custom, lawmakers spent more time debating…

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Busy Season Kicks Off With Electric Utilities at Public Utilities Commission

The pace at the Idaho Public Utilities Commission is quickly picking up this spring with the filing of various electric utility cases that may have impacts on your…

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In the Legislature | March 18, 2016: Solar Energy Tax Bill to Governor; Bills to Dump Last Year’s Hybrid Registration Penalty Face Uncertain Future

Each week through the end of the Legislature, we’ll post thumbnail summaries on the status of bills of interest. Text of bills can be found by going to…

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