Black Mesa Energy and Idaho Power have taken their three-year contract dispute back to the Idaho PUC, saying that settlement talks stalled. The latest chapter began in March, when the energy developer—which is seeking to build solar projects combined with battery storage—asked the commission… Read More

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For the first time, LEDs became the majority product in the Northwest nonresidential lighting sector in 2019, when they accounted for 52 percent of unit sales, according to an annual survey published in September and conducted by BPA and the Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance. Read More

PacifiCorp would transfer the operating license of the four hydroelectric projects on the lower Klamath River to the states of Oregon and California, along with the Klamath River Renewal Corporation, but would continue to pay for nearly half the costs of removing the dams, according to a dea… Read More

FERC on Nov. 19 affirmed Order No. 872, the sweeping rule revamping implementation of the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act. Meanwhile, the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee reported out the nominations of Mark Christie and Allison Clements to fill two FERC vacancies. Barras… Read More