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.
SALT LAKE CITY — A few simple changes can stretch your energy dollar and lower your monthly bills. Rocky Mountain Power’s wattsmart Starter Kit is the perfect place to begin. The free kits, available to Rocky Mountain Power customers in Utah and Idaho, include a combination of ENERGY STAR® and WaterSense® products that deliver immediate savings.
PORTLAND, Ore. — Solar projects will soon help reduce energy costs for buildings in 10 communities across the Northwest, thanks in part to funding from Pacific Power customers who voluntarily participate in the Blue Sky renewable energy program.
In January, Rocky Mountain Power rolls out a new customer service for its Idaho customers containing customized electricity information. The new Home Energy Reports will be mailed to 15,000 randomly selected Idaho customers and are designed to help customers review their electricity consumption and explore ways to reduce costs through conservation and utilizing wattsmart strategies.
BENSON, Utah — Operators of the Cutler hydroelectric project began raising the level of the Cutler reservoir beginning Monday, Dec. 29 after completing maintenance on the dam. The required maintenance involved work on the control gates used to manage high water or spill flows from the dam.
Energy Imbalance Market
PacifiCorp and the California Independent System Operator created a real-time energy imbalance market. More