Blackout threat illustrates transmission line woes

Blackout threat illustrates transmission line woes

Idaho Falls Mayor Rebecca Casper welcomes attendees to the Intermountain Energy Summit on Tuesday morning at the Shilo Inn & Convention Center in Idaho Falls. Later that day, she returned to tell audience members to prepare themselves for a blackout. A delivery truck had struck a utility pole ^ Monte LaOrange mlaorange@postregister.com Monte LaOrange / mlaorange@postregister.com

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