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C.L. "BUTCH" OTTER
GOVERNOR

NEWS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 16, 2018
18:033

CONTACT: Jon Hanian
(208) 334-2100

 

 

 

GOVERNOR ANNOUNCES RECIPIENTS OF THE 2018 IDAHO AWARDS FOR LEADERSHIP IN ENERGY EFFICIENCY

(BOISE) – Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter today announced the recipients of the 2018 Idaho Awards for Leadership in Energy Efficiency. These awards acknowledge Idaho companies that exhibit leadership in implementing energy efficiency measures at their local facilities/buildings. The recipients of these awards are separated into two categories to acknowledge their achievements based on the type of facilities used and the business they operate: buildings and industry.
The recipients under the Buildings category are:

  • Brigham Young University Idaho in Rexburg, Idaho
  • Idaho National Laboratory in Idaho Falls, Idaho

The recipients under the Industry category are:

  • Agropur, Inc. – Jerome Cheese in Jerome, Idaho
  • J.R. Simplot’s Don Plant in Pocatello, Idaho

This year, the Governor has also announced a recipient for the Governor’s Award for Excellence in Energy Efficiency. This award honors a single facility/organization that demonstrates a commitment to energy efficiency at all levels of the organization through their programming, implementation and promotion.
The recipient of the Governor’s Award is:

  • Idaho Power Company in Boise, Idaho
If you have any questions about this award, please contact John Chatburn with the Governor’s Office of Energy and Mineral Resources. You can reach him at 208-332-1660 or john.chatburn@oer.idaho.gov

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