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Idaho Power Wants to Retire, Not Sell, Its Green Tags

Article: Idaho Power Wants to Retire, Not Sell, Its Green Tags

BOISE, Idaho, January 2, 2008 (ENS) – The Idaho Public Utilities Commission is taking public comments through January 8 on an Idaho Power Company proposal that would allow the company to retire its green tags rather than sell them. A green tag, or Renewable Energy Credit, is issued to each utility for every megawatt hour…

Geothermal Energy Set to Double Across Western States

Article: Geothermal Energy Set to Double Across Western States

WASHINGTON, DC, January 14, 2008 (ENS) – The amount of new geothermal power now under development in the United States will roughly double U.S. geothermal capacity, according to a survey that will be released Wednesday by the Geothermal Energy Association, GEA. These projects, when developed, will provide up to 3,368 megawatts of new electric power…