State Comparison

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Energy Electricity Net Generation Megawatt Hours 18,172,120 MWh
Total Nameplate Capacity of Generation Fleet, 2012 4,176 MW
Nameplate Capacity Built Before 1980 1,966 MW
Percent Capacity Built Before 1980 47%
Average Retail Price of Electricity 7.67ยข/kWh
Electricity Generated from Coal 0%
Electricity Generated from Natural Gas 33%
Electricity Generated from Nuclear Energy 0%
Electricity Generated from Hydroelectric 43%
Electricity Generated from Geothermal Energy 0%
Electricity Generated from Petroleum 0%
Electricity Generated from Solar Energy 4%
Electricity Generated from Biomass 2%
Electricity Generated from Wind 17%
Electricity Generated from Other Sources 0%
Name
Brad Little
Party Affiliation
Republican
Assumed Office
2012-01-07
Name
Idaho Public Utilities Commission
Abbreviation
PUC
Year Established
1913
Associated ISO or RTO
None
Regulated Services
["Electricity", "Natural Gas", "Gas Pipelines and Safety", "Rail", "Telecommunications", "Water"]
Number of Seats
3
Staff Size
49
Current Commissioner Count
3
Term Length in Years
6 Years
Term Limit
false
Name
Idaho Legislature
Session Length in Months
4
Session Start Date
2019-01-07
Session End Date
2019-04-07