Summer’s the Perfect Time to Explore Alternative Transportation Options

Walking, biking, buses….oh my! There are plenty of alternative transportation options out there. Discover your favorite this summer!

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Another Month, Another Desperate Attempt to Bail Out Coal

The Department of Energy wants to force purchases of coal and nuclear power. With the abundance of affordable, reliable clean energy options in Idaho, investing Idaho’s energy dollars in our own resources instead of out-of-state coal plants is the right strategy for our state.

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EPA’s Pruitt Comes to Idaho

Because of all the incredibly horrible press, I was expecting someone other than who I saw. I expected a bumbler and Scott Pruitt is certainly not that (well, at least when it comes to environmental rollbacks). In short, he’s a pro, and environmental policy is in for a very rough ride.

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A Sunny Pathway for Idaho Solar

The Idaho Conservation League continues to stand up for solar energy in Idaho by engaging with the Public Utilities Commission and other stakeholders to advocate on behalf of solar energy users.

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Rolling Back Fuel Efficiency Standards Will Hurt Idaho

Yet another attempt to weaken protections for our environment and health, while simultaneously hurting Idaho’s economy.

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Idaho Gives Is Tomorrow — Thursday, May 3!

Hear it straight from the ICL staff — how does your gift to ICL on May 3 make a difference?
And why is Idaho Gives so important for ICL?

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A Great Deal for Idaho’s Environment and Citizens

Great news! After years of ICL work, our expertise across the range of issues — coal plants, conservation programs and clean energy sources, as well as taxation and depreciation — enabled us to secure meaningful, long-term benefits for Idaho’s environment and its citizens.

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Salmon and Steelhead in Idaho Need Your Voice!

House Bill 3144 may be on the House floor schedule the week of April 23. This bill is wrong for Idaho’s endangered steelhead and salmon; it would work against all the hard work and court decisions aimed at saving them from extinction.

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We Can Have Reliable Electricity and Healthy Salmon

Using the same industry standard tools and data that BPA uses, a new study shows that investing in energy conservation and leveraging low cost energy sources will make the region’s electricity system much more reliable.

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Carbon Offsets — A Step Toward Greener Travel?

Carbon offset has become a buzzword in recent years as travelers look for ways to reduce their carbon footprints. What are carbon offsets, how do they work, and which ones should you purchase?

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