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

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

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…