PacifiCorp is one of the West’s leading utilities. It operates as Pacific Power in Oregon, Washington and California; and as Rocky Mountain Power in Utah, Wyoming and Idaho. Balancing growing energy needs with costs and the environment is an ongoing focus for the company.
FOLSOM, Calif. — The California Independent System Operator Corporation (ISO) launched its Energy Imbalance Market (EIM) in parallel operations at 12:01 a.m. PDT today with its partner, Portland-based PacifiCorp. The market, which covers six states, is functioning as expected.
PORTLAND, Ore. – Harvests of many kinds are well underway in the many rural communities Pacific Power serves – from apples and pears to peas and pumpkins. The busy fall harvest season is the most highly productive yet most dangerous time of the year for farmers, ranchers and their work crews, according to the National Agricultural Safety Database.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah — With autumn approaching, temperatures begin to cool, demand for electricity declines and Rocky Mountain Power encourages customers to look for ways to become more energy efficient around the home.
Rocky Mountain Power is performing regular power line maintenance work on two transmission lines between its Naughton power plant near Kemmerer, Wyoming, and the Ben Lomond substation near North Ogden, Utah.
Energy Imbalance Market
PacifiCorp and the California Independent System Operator are creating a real-time energy imbalance market. More