State regulators have approved the $35.2 million spent by Idaho Power Company on energy efficiency and demand-response programs during 2015 as prudently incurred. The purpose of the Idaho Public Utilities Commission’s annual review is to ensure the programs are cost-effective, meaning customers would be paying more for energy without the programs in place. The commission’s declaration that the $35.2 expended during 2015 was prudently incurred does not impact customer rates.
New solar developers will be paying significantly less to integrate their generation into Idaho Power Company’s transmission and distribution system under new integration rates approved by the Idaho Public Utilities Commission this week.
Under the agreement, BYU-I will sell the output of its gas- and oil-fueled generating facility on its Rexburg campus to PacifiCorp, which does business as Rocky Mountain Power in eastern Idaho. The plant provides space and water heating to the campus, but also has a companion heat-recovery generating system that can generate up to 5.6 megawatts of electricity.
Commission taking comment on energy sales agreements between Idaho Power and Water Resources department
Idaho Power Company is asking state regulators to approve a five-year extension of energy sales agreements with two hydroelectric projects owned by the Idaho Department of Water Resources. Under the agreements, IDWR would sell Idaho Power energy generated by the Pristine Springs 1 and Pristine Springs 3 hydro projects near Jerome.
A $120,000 grant will help make older mobile homes in Idaho safer and more livable. The Idaho Community Reinvestment Corporation and Idaho Housing and Finance Association contributed $60,000 apiece to the Home Safety Grant Program to inspect and repair mobile homes built before 1976
August 27, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Idaho Public Utilities Commission is taking comments on four Avista Utilities applications that, combined, would decrease natural gas customer rates by 8 percent and electric rates by about 2 percent.
BOSTON, MA - March 22, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Boston MA real estate team MassMLSHomes.com has launched a new website with unusually complete and fresh listing data, says team leader Abe Hantout, REALTOR®.
EUGENE, OR - February 2, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- IDX, Inc. and Vision Real Estate have brought a customizable IDX solution to the clients of Realtor Jaret Ghent. Meridian, Idaho listings are now conveniently displayed on the website of Ghent, bringing thousands of Intermountain MLS (IMLS) listings to the computers and fingertips of Idaho home seekers. With the immensely thorough search capabilities Ghent now boasts online, potential buyers can quickly and easily find the home of their dreams without leaving the convenience of the IDX enabled website Ghent and IDX Broker have created.
December 30, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- A national solar installation company wants about 90 laborers and equipment drivers for jobs lasting four months beginning Jan. 10. The project is a 30-megawatt fixed-tilt, ground-mount system in the Grand View area.
EUGENE, OR - September 14, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Wasatch Front Regional MLS (WFRMLS) listings are now available for Idaho and Utah home seekers to search through conveniently, on the website constructed by Mike Atkinson and supported by IDX, Inc. With thousands of property listings being instantly displayed, potential buyers from around the Wasatch Front area can experience unprecedented access to the WFRMLS listing database, thanks to IDX Broker software. The innovative IDX solution Atkinson hosts has revolutionized the way he presents listings to his clients, by creating a dynamic and easy-to-use online real estate solution
EUGENE, OR - February 23, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Real estate professionals Jim and Cory Corbet have adopted the premier IDX software from IDX Broker, to increase the functionality of their McCall, Idaho online real estate search page. The Corbets now host a dynamic property search online, thanks to their membership in the Idaho Mountain Central MLS (IMCMLS) and their integration of an IDX solution, allowing them to display thousands of current available properties conveniently on the search page they host. Finding a home in and around McCall has never been so easy!
January 28, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Today the Nationwide Mortgage Licensing System & Registry (NMLS)—a mortgage licensing system operated by state financial regulators, including Idaho—is launching “NMLS Consumer Access.” NMLS Consumer Access is a fully searchable website that allows the public to view information concerning state-licensed mortgage companies, branches, and individuals currently licensed through NMLS