Idaho Power

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Idaho Power doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 38

Idaho Power has a DitchCarbon Score of 38 out of 100, indicating room for improvement in their sustainability practices. This score reflects a moderate level of carbon intensity in their operations. The company may need to implement more aggressive measures to reduce emissions and enhance its sustainability profile.

This was calculated based on 30+ company specific emissions data points, the higher the score, the better. Check out our methodology.

Industry emissions intensity

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Idaho Power is part of the energy generation and distribution industry, which has a carbon intensity ranking of low. Some industries are more damaging than others, this ranking gives you an indication of how carbon intensive the industry is which this company operates in.

Location emissions intensity

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Idaho Power operates in the United States where the regional carbon intensity is rated as low. This suggests that the company’s sustainability efforts are positively influenced by the country’s commitment to lower carbon emissions.
7.56%

...this company is doing 7.56% better in emissions than the industry average.

Idaho Power, founded in 1916, is a prominent player in the energy generation and distribution industry, with its headquarters situated in Boise, Idaho. The company has a rich history that began with the amalgamation of five companies, leveraging hydroelectric facilities on the Snake River to provide electric energy. Today, Idaho Power serves its customers with a focus on reliability and responsibility, primarily through its 17 hydroelectric power plants, and sustains a workforce of around 2,000 employees.

Bad news, Idaho Power hasn't committed to SBTi goals yet

Idaho Power has not yet established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the company is still in the process of defining clear, science-based emissions reduction targets aligned with climate science.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Idaho Power should undertake a thorough inventory of all Scope 1 emissions sources to identify and mitigate direct greenhouse gas emissions.
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