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  1. OCTA Protests Proposed Power LineRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Business Wire

    ... at Baker City, a major tourist attraction in Eastern Oregon, according to Symms. An application headed by the Idaho Power Company with help from Bonneville Power Administration and Pacificorp, is now pending with the Bureau of Land Management's Vale ...


  2. Electric car charging station opens in downtown BoiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | KNIN-TV Boise

    Whole Foods and Idaho Power have teamed up to open the first electric car charging station of Idaho in downtown Boise. "This is a great first step in providing a clean resource for what arguably is helping to reduce carbon emissions in the form of transportation," Darrel Anderson of Idaho Power explained during the ceremony.


  3. PacifiCorp shutters a Western state coal plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Business Journal

    ... noted it already had a schedule to phase out some of its oldest coal plants. Portland General Electric and Idaho Power both are affected by the Coal to Clean bills but to a lesser degree than PacifiCorp. Pacific Power in Oregon relies on coal-fired ...


  4. Power Outage, Gas Leak Keeps Boise Emergency Crews BusyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Boise Weekly

    ... power outage near Boise State University knocked out the lights to about 2,400 customers early Tuesday morning. Idaho Power reported that most power was restored by 7:30 a.m. The outage stretched from the Boise Bench to the area around Boise State.


  5. Idaho Power Asks For Decrease In RatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | KMVT Twin Falls

    The Idaho Power company has filed the annual Power Cost Adjustment with the Idaho Public Utilities Commission. If the proposal is approved, the amount Idaho Power customers pay for electric will decrease by $10.1 Million beginning June 15, The typical Idaho residential customer using 1,050 kilowatt-hours of energy per month will see a decrease of about $0.47 on their monthly bill.


  6. Idaho Power crews working to fix power outage in SE BoiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | KBCI CBS 2

    About 300 people are without power this morning in southeast Boise, in the area of Apple Street, Federal Way, Amity Road, and Gekeler Lane. Idaho Power says that outage started at about 5:45am.


  7. Market Report, "Magic Valley Electric Cooperative, Inc. - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review", publishedRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 4 |

    ... .. Magic Valley Electric Cooperative, Inc. Key Recent Developments Oct 30, 2014: Idaho Power, renewable power developer settle dispute This comprehensive SWOT profile of Magic Valley Electric Cooperative, Inc. provides you with an in-depth strategic ...


  8. Bird likely caused huge power outage, Idaho Power saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | KBCI CBS 2

    Idaho Power says an animal of some sort likely caused Tuesday's massive power outage in west Boise. Kevin Winslow, communications specialist with Idaho Power, told KBOI 2News, that "wildlife contacting the line caused it to trip off, possibly a bird of some sort" sparked the outage.


  9. Pacific Power: Oregon jumping gun on coalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... goal: reducing coal-related carbon emissions that contribute to climate change. Portland General Electric and Idaho Power both are affected by the "Coal to Clean" bills but to a far lesser degree than Pacific Power, which depends on coal burned in ...


  10. Western Treasure Valley Power Outage Leaves Homes, Businesses and Schools in the DarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Boise Weekly

    Thousands of Treasure Valley people had good reason to be late for work or school this morning. Idaho Power reported that up to 30,000 customers were impacted when a major transmission line that feeds into five substations went dark.


  11. Power outage affects 7,000 in Ada CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | KNIN-TV Boise

    ... e directing traffic. Several businesses in the area, along with homes, have been affected and are without power. Idaho Power reported that crews are on there way to fix the transmission line in Eagle.


  12. Idaho Power: 7K customers without power due to transmission lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | KBCI CBS 2

    Idaho Power says 15,000 thousand customers in the west Boise area are without power. The company says a transmission line has gone down, and crews are en-route for repairs.


  13. Goose hitting transmission line causes Boise power outageRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Idaho Power officials say a goose flying into a power line knocked out power to about 330 customers in Boise on Friday.


  14. Downtown power outage snags morning commuteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | KBCI CBS 2

    A power outage in downtown Boise Friday morning knocked out traffic signals and led to a crash in an intersection. Idaho Power tells KBOI 2News the outage impacted 327 customers in the downtown area, and stretched from Grove Street south to Julia Davis Park, and from Broadway Avenue west to Capitol Boulevard.


  15. POWER Engineers Hosts 2015 Power Delivery Design ConferenceRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | McGraw-Hill Construction

    ... Illinois Rivers project. Other highlights included Vern Porter's session on creating a culture of safety at Idaho Power; Buck Fife's discussion of conductor strains; and Ron Carrington's HVDC presentation for transmission line design engineers. Next ...


  16. Power Outage Reported In Twin Falls/Filer AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | KMVT Twin Falls

    UPDATE: As for 5:08 Idaho Power officials report that power is back on for all customers. Still no cause for the outage.


  17. Most of Idaho likely to have enough waterRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2015 | Post Register

    ... and April, there's going to be less for them in July, August and September. It's a balancing act." Mel Kunkel of Idaho Power said the company's attempts at cloud seeding have been on hold since early February when warm and dry weather moved in. ...


  18. INL, Idaho Power team up on transmission linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Post Register

    More than 40 small weather stations, such as the one shown here, will be installed on a set of transmission lines in southwest Idaho. The stations allow Idaho Power operators to put varying levels of electrical current through a line.


  19. Wyden asks BLM to extend comment period for Boardman-to-Hemingway power lineRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Baker City Herald

    ... last weekend, it became adundantly clear that community members had many unanswered questions, including whether Idaho Power had made the case for needing the transmission line..." Wyden wrote in his letter to BLM Director Neil Kornze.


  20. Power line: Bad route, bad moneyRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | The La Grande Observer

    ... and Fridays. Current subscribers have full access to the E-edition. The preferred route for the proposed Idaho Power 500-kilovolt line, immediately adjacent to Morgan Lake and visible from just about everywhere around it, is unacceptable. The ...