June 27, 2017
In today’s world, you won’t find many items that cost less than $5. You can purchase a gallon of milk, a gallon of gas or a value meal somewhere. But did you know that an average day’s worth of electricity costs less than $5?February 21, 2018 11:41 a.m. read more..
One of my favorite quotes has always been, “Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” Yet sometimes remembering our history with the goal of repeating it can actually be a good thing.January 17, 2018 11:10 a.m. read more..
If you attended your annual meeting on Nov. 2, you heard a lot of information about your cooperative, including an upcoming rate increase this Jan. 1. It’s never easy to raise rates, because our members are our owners, but costs continue to increase. We work diligently to make sure that you receive safe, affordable and reliable power at cost. This, after all, is the cooperative way.November 15, 2017 12:19 p.m. read more..
ICL&P is joining 30,000 cooperatives nationwide in October to celebrate National Co-op Month, which recognizes the many ways cooperatives are committed to strengthening the local communities they serve. “Co-ops Commit” is the theme for this year’s celebration, spot-lighting the countless ways cooperatives meet the needs of their members and communities.October 24, 2017 midnight read more..
What is it like to be part of an electric cooperative like ICL&P?September 20, 2017 12:40 p.m. read more..
There’s good news for the Northwest and the federal hydro system that powers it: Key members in the Congressional delegation have stepped up to declare the value of affordable, renewable hydropower to our economy and way of life. They’re as-serting their rightful authority over the eight federal dams that serve families and businesses in Montana, Idaho, Washington and Oregon.August 17, 2017 midnight read more..
Did you receive a credit on your electric bill this month?July 20, 2017 midnight read more..
All the power we provide comes from the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA). BPA is a nonprofit federal power marketing administration based in the North-west. They serve 142 customers, including us and 53 other cooperatives, at cost. With 21 federal hydroelectric dams, BPA generates enough power for 13.5 mil-lion people. This is quite an amazing feat when you think about it – and it happens with the flip of a switch!June 27, 2017 8:18 p.m. read more..
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