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 — With their old home in danger of catching fire, a pair of osprey in Ogden Valley got a little help from the neighbors to relocate. When local residents Kristin Purdy and Ron Gleason observed the osprey pair persisting in attempts to build a nest atop a power pole near Pineview Reservoir, they contacted Rocky Mountain Power.
PRESTON, Idaho — Grace High School students got a first-hand experience to study cosmic rays at Rocky Mountain Power’s Treasureton Substation near Preston, Idaho. The group of students is doing research on the effect of electric fields on cosmic rays that enter the earth’s atmosphere. Students Koltyn Hamp, Yvette Martinez and Chris Wallin were accompanied on the field trip by their teacher Steven Millward.
CRESCENT CITY, Calif. — Sutter Coast Hospital has been named a 2016 wattsmart Business Partner of the Year in California for its leadership in energy efficiency.
MOAB, Utah — With the help of Rocky Mountain Power’s Blue Sky customers and generous donors, the Grand County School District is getting ready to flip the switch on a unique alternative energy project. The waste vegetable oil cogeneration plant at Grand County High School is the first of its kind for Rocky Mountain Power and one of a few biomass projects in the country.The 60-kilowatt generator creates power from discarded waste vegetable oil from local restaurants.
Our Climate Pledge
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