Latest Idaho Public Utilities Commission Stories

2011-08-17 07:00:00

From Electricity to Water, Utility Co's Press for BIG Rate Hikes on Cash Strapped Idahoans, AARP Says "Enough is Enough" BOISE, Idaho, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Idahoans who don't read every insert in their utility bills may be in for rate shock in the coming year; the inserts hold notices that most utility companies in the state are pressing for some alarming increases to customer's monthly bills. From Idaho Power's request for an 8.83% electric rate hike with the Idaho...

2011-06-01 16:13:00

BOISE, Idaho, June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- IDACORP, Inc.'s (NYSE: IDA) principal subsidiary Idaho Power Company (Idaho Power) today filed an application with the Idaho Public Utilities Commission (IPUC) to increase Idaho Power's base rates for electricity by approximately $83 million per year, or a 9.9 percent overall average increase. Idaho Power anticipates the IPUC will evaluate the request and expects that any resulting rate change will not become effective until Jan. 1, 2012....

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