FERC is requiring Idaho Power to amend its license for the Hells Canyon Complex [P-1971] to include the Oxbow Fish Hatchery as a project feature. The request came in a March 29 letter from FERC staff. Idaho Power spokesman Brad Bowlin said that the company is still evaluating how best to res… Read More

An energy calamity of the sort experienced by Texas in mid-February could occur in the Northwest, but sources and research suggest our region has a number of preventive advantages and tools. This is the third and final column exploring the Texas breakdown and potential lessons and takeaways … Read More

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Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, a 45-member wholesale cooperative based in Colorado and serving electric distribution co-ops in four states, says 100 percent of its member load will be served by entities involved in either an energy imbalance market or a regional transmiss… Read More

President Joe Biden proposed spending increases of more than $14 billion for climate change projects in a $1.52 trillion fiscal 2022 discretionary budget request he sent to Congress on April 9. Meanwhile, Biden on April 7 said he is open to compromises on his $2 trillion-plus infrastructure … Read More