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Business Spotlight: Avista

Paul Kimmell, Regional Business Manager for Avista Corporation, Idaho’s second-largest utility, presented to the Idaho Energy Freedom Advisory Council in September.   He shared several key takeaways that shed light on the complex landscape of clean energy, renewables, and utility operations. Avista seeks to educate various… Read More »Business Spotlight: Avista

Business Spotlight: Clēnera

In May, Jeremy Kuhre, the Director of Business Development at Clēnera, presented to the Idaho Energy Freedom Advisory Council about his company’s role in developing the state’s solar power resources. Clēnera was one of the organizations that participated in last January’s Education Day at the… Read More »Business Spotlight: Clēnera

Energy Development on Public Lands in the American West Isn’t New: A 30-Year Review

Public lands in the American West have long played a pivotal role in the nation’s energy landscape. Over the past 30 years, these lands have witnessed a significant evolution in energy development practices, reflecting both societal demands for energy and growing concerns about environmental conservation.… Read More »Energy Development on Public Lands in the American West Isn’t New: A 30-Year Review

Southern Idaho Solid Waste

Nate Francisco, the Executive Director and CEO of Southern Idaho Solid Waste, recently presented his innovative approach to waste management and resource recovery to the Idaho Energy Freedom Advisory Council. Francisco, who holds an extensive background in environmental science and a deep understanding of the… Read More »Southern Idaho Solid Waste