Author Archives: Alx Stevens

Industry partners advance nuclear tech with molten salt (access required)

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Idaho National Laboratory, MicroNuclear LLC, The University of Idaho, and other partners are advancing nuclear reactor technology with newly developed testing — and plans for a future product — using molten salt as heat and fuel. The University of Idaho ...

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Study: Idahoans bumming out about working from home (access required)

For the past 18 years, Sharon Koifman has run three companies from his home, and sometimes a remote office, currently two blocks away from his home. When asked if he thought a lot of people have been struggling with remote ...

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Idaho Power plans to adjust payment to energy generators (access required)

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Idaho Power is looking at changing its solar energy compensation rate, but current consumers won’t have to worry about that change for 25 years. After Idaho Power, Idaho Conservation League and other stakeholders presented their thoughts and concerns to the ...

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Nampa announces coming improvements to downtown (access required)

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The City of Nampa has approved more improvements to downtown, and residents can expect some traffic changes early in spring 2021. Beginning at First Street South, approximately 110 feet of streetscape, including sidewalks, extending southward to the back of the ...

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