Carbon Footprint

2012 energy savings

Over 324,000 kWh

43 cars off the road for a year

Over 9,000 propane tanks

Together with our customers, we are proud to help conserve energy and our environment.  We have worked hard to provide our customers with efficient options while being responsible about our impact on the world around us.  These numbers represent energy savings for 2012 only.

Annual greenhouse gas emissions from 43.8 passenger vehicles.

CO2 emissions from 25,064 gallons of gasoline consumed.

CO2 emissions from 520 barrels of oil consumed.

CO2 emissions from 2.9 tanker trucks’ worth of gasoline.

CO2 emissions from the electricity use of 27.9 homes for one year.

Carbon sequestered by 5,733 tree seedlings grown for 10 years.

Carbon sequestered annually by 47.7 acres of pine or fir forests.

CO2 emissions from 9,315 propane cylinders used for home barbeques.

Greenhouse gas emissions avoided by recycling 77.9 tons of waste instead of sending it to the landfill.

KWh savings are based on information provided by Idaho Power.

Calculations are provided by the United States Environmental Protection Agency.  For more information on the calculations visit the EPA's website by clicking here.