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PacifiCorp - Power Plants and SWOT Analysis, 2017 Update

PacifiCorp - Power Plants and SWOT Analysis, 2017 Update

PacifiCorp - Power Plants and SWOT Analysis, 2017 Update


The report contains a detailed description of the power generation company’s business operations, history, corporate strategy, and business structure. This report contains a detailed SWOT analysis, information on key employees (executives), and major products and services.


  • Major Power Plants (assets) - summarized and detailed information about the power plants (assets).
  • Operational Metrics (capacity, generation, revenue, sales, number of consumers).
  • Business description - A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy - GlobalData’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT analysis - A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history - Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services - A list of major products, services and brands
  • Key employees - A list of the key executives and personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Executive biographies - A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Financial deals - Coverage of key financial deals from 2006 onwards, depending upon information availability
  • Important locations and subsidiaries - A list of key locations and subsidiaries of the company, including contact details.
* Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company.

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Company Snapshot
Key Information
Company Overview
SWOT Snapshot
Operational Metrics
PacifiCorp, Operational Metrics, By Capacity
PacifiCorp, Operational Metrics, By Generation
PacifiCorp, Operational Metrics, By Transmission
PacifiCorp, Operational Metrics, By Distribution
PacifiCorp, Operational Metrics, By Customers
PacifiCorp, Operational Metrics, By Segmental Information
PacifiCorp, Operational Metrics, By Sales
PacifiCorp, Wind Farms
PacifiCorp, Wind Farms, United States
PacifiCorp, Solar PV Parks
PacifiCorp, Solar PV Parks, United States
PacifiCorp, Hydro Power Plants
PacifiCorp, Hydro Power Plants, United States
PacifiCorp, Biopower Plants
PacifiCorp, Biopower Plants, United States
PacifiCorp, Thermal Power Plants
PacifiCorp, Thermal Power Plants, United States
Business Description
Business Overview
Major Products and Services
SWOT Analysis
PacifiCorp Strengths
Business Model: Vertically Integrated
Customer Base
Cost Efficiency
PacifiCorp Weaknesses
Declining Working Capital
PacifiCorp Opportunities
Strategic Plan
Prospects for Growth in Demand for Electricity: the US
Growth in Demand for Wind Energy: the US
Growth Plans
PacifiCorp Threats
Volatility in Electricity Prices
Clean Power Plan by EPA: the US
Key Employees
Key Employee Biographies
Company Statement
Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Financial Deals Landscape
PacifiCorp, Deals Summary
PacifiCorp, Power, Deal Details
Asset Transactions
Central Oregon Community College Receives a Grant of USD0.3 Million for Redmond Campus Solar Power Plant in Oregon, US
Recent Developments
PacifiCorp - Recent Developments
Mar 24, 2011: LIHI Certifies PacifiCorp's North Umpqua Hydroelectric Project In Oregon
Dec 28, 2010: PacifiCorp Requests Utah PSC To Approve Construction Of New CCNGT Plant
Oct 13, 2010: Idaho PUC Approves Sales Agreement Between PacifiCorp And Windland
Dec 07, 2009: Pacificorp Files For LIHI Certification For North Umpqua Hydroelectric Project In Oregon
Sep 16, 2009: Rocky Mountain Power Seeks Approval For 111 MW Dunlap I Wind Farm In Wyoming
Jun 25, 2009: PacifiCorp Seeks Approval From IPUC For PPA With Hydro Facility In Western Wyoming
Oct 13, 2008: PacifiCorp Receives Approval From PUC For Idaho Transmission Line
Feb 07, 2007: PacifiCorp Continues With Klamath Licensing Process, Settlement Discussions
Oct 25, 2017: Organic Valley introduces new solar partnership to be 100% renewably powered by 2019
Apr 04, 2017: Rocky Mountain Power Plans to Power the Future With More Wind, Solar and Transmission Lines
Apr 14, 2015: PacifiCorp to Study Joining the California ISO
Apr 14, 2015: PacifiCorp Agrees to Explore Full Participation in California ISO
Oct 01, 2014: California ISO, PacifiCorp Begin Parallel EIM Operations
Feb 12, 2013: PacifiCorp And California ISO Commit For Enhanced Grid Coordination Through Expanded Energy Imbalance Market
Aug 10, 2011: BPA To Upgrade California-Oregon Intertie
Nov 09, 2010: PacifiCorp, Klickitat, Skamania Counties Reach Tentative Agreement On Decommissioning Condit Dam
Sep 29, 2010: ECOtality Expands EV Infrastructure Plan For Oregon
Aug 03, 2010: PGE And PacifiCorp Sign MoU To Open Discussions On Joint Development Of Cascade Crossing Transmission Project
Mar 31, 2010: Idaho And PacifiCorp Sign MoU For Electricity Transmission
Aug 31, 2009: Duke Energy To Build 200 MW Windpower Project In Wyoming
Jun 08, 2009: Rocky Mountain Power Plans To Start Construction Of Wind Farm In Carbon County, Dunlap, California
Apr 15, 2009: Rocky Mountain Power To Construct Power Transmission Line In Idaho
Mar 24, 2009: PacifiCorp Starts Construction On New Energy Gateway Transmission Project
May 07, 2008: RMP To Build Three More Wind Energy Projects
Feb 12, 2008: PacifiCorp To Begin Work On Wind Farm In Carbon County
Feb 10, 2008: PacifiCorp Seeks For New Renewable Resources
Oct 09, 2007: PacifiCorp To Develop New Wind Project In Dayton
May 30, 2007: PacifiCorp To Build 500 Kilovolt Transmission Lines Through West
May 03, 2013: PacifiCorp Reports Revenue Of $1.2 Billion In Q1 2013
Mar 01, 2013: PacifiCorp Reports Revenue Of $4.9 Billion In 2012
Nov 02, 2012: PacifiCorp Reports Revenue Of $1.3 Billion In Q3 2012
Aug 03, 2012: PacifiCorp Reports Revenue Of $1.2 Billion In Q2 2012
May 04, 2012: PacifiCorp Reports Revenue Of $1.2 Billion In Q1 2012
Feb 27, 2012: PacifiCorp Reports Revenue Of $4.6 Billion In 2011
Nov 04, 2011: PacifiCorp Reports Revenue Of $1.2 Billion In Q3 2011
Aug 05, 2011: PacifiCorp Reports Revenue Of $1.1 Billion In Q2 2011
May 06, 2011: PacifiCorp Reports Revenue Of $1.1 Billion In Q1 2011
Feb 28, 2011: PacifiCorp Reports Revenue Of $4.4 Billion In 2010
Nov 05, 2010: PacifiCorp Reports Revenue Of $1.2 Billion In Q3 2010
Aug 06, 2010: PacifiCorp Reports Revenue Of $1.1 Billion In Q2 2010
May 07, 2010: PacifiCorp Reports Revenue Of $1.1 Billion In Q1 2010
Mar 01, 2010: PacifiCorp Reports Revenue Of $4.5 Billion In 2009
Nov 06, 2009: PacifiCorp Reports Revenue Of $1.1 Billion In Q3 2009
Aug 07, 2009: PacifiCorp Reports Revenue Of $1 Billion In Q2 2009
May 08, 2009: PacifiCorp Reports Revenue Of $1.1 Billion In Q1 2009
Feb 27, 2009: PacifiCorp Reports Revenue Of $4.5 Billion In 2008
Oct 18, 2017: Western EIM benefits remained strong during Q3 2017
Oct 09, 2017: Lengthy Outages Scheduled for Power Line Upgrade: Rocky Mountain Power
Oct 02, 2017: Portland General Electric joins western Energy Imbalance Market
Sep 28, 2017: PacifiCorp Seeks Bids for Major Wind Power Expansion
Sep 14, 2017: Apple's massive Oregon wind farm breaks ground
Sep 11, 2017: Lawmakers move to add other states to oversight of California's electric grid
Aug 23, 2017: Public Interest Groups Urge CA Senate To Deny Gov's Point Man Confirmation To PUC After He Fired Tough Oil Well Safety Regulators & Weakened Safety Rules
Aug 10, 2017: Rocky Mountain Power Subscriber Solar Customers Invited to Leave Their Mark
Aug 04, 2017: Deep in the US clean energy market in Sheng 74.5MW photovoltaic power plant Oregon opened
Jun 29, 2017: PacifiCorp Advances $3.5 Billion Clean Energy Plan
May 18, 2017: Clatsop County and North Coast Cities are Joining Pacific Power's Blue Sky Program
May 04, 2017: PacifiCorp plans to upgrade and restart wind turbines in Marengo, US
Dec 22, 2016: Energy Department Announces $18 Million Investment to Accelerate the Development of Plug-In Electric Vehicles and Use of Other Alternative Fuels
Nov 02, 2016: PacifiCorp performs inspection at Lemolo 1 hydro dam in Oregon
Oct 27, 2016: PacifiCorp discovers new leak at Bend hydro facility in Oregon
Sep 23, 2016: The Klamath River Renewal Corporation Begins Implementation of Klamath Hydroelectric Settlement Agreement
Sep 01, 2016: Craig Station owners, regulators and environmental groups reach agreement on proposed revisions to Colorado regional haze plan
Apr 06, 2016: Two New Klamath Basin Agreements Carve out Path for Dam Removal and Provide Key Benefits to Irrigators
Mar 31, 2016: PacifiCorp Files Updated Integrated Resource Plan
Nov 02, 2015: Sales agreement with Preston area hydro project approved
Oct 13, 2015: Western Grid Integration Could Produce Significant Cost Savings, Environmental Benefits
Sep 20, 2015: PacifiCorp urges Oregon PUC to modify renewable energy contract terms
Jun 10, 2015: PUC approves swap of transmission assets between Idaho Power, PacifiCorp
May 08, 2015: Commission sets two public hearings in utilities bid to reduce PURPA contract length
May 06, 2015: PacifiCorp Bringing New Solar Facility Online
Apr 16, 2015: SCE Supports Potential New Approach to Integrating Additional Renewable Power Onto the Grid
Mar 12, 2015: Washington Senate amends bill to study impacts of retiring Colstrip coal plant in Montana, US
Nov 04, 2014: BPA challenges PacifiCorp plans for allocation of network transmission rights
Nov 03, 2014: California ISO, PacifiCorp Launch First Western Energy Market
Sep 17, 2014: Eaton Helps PacifiCorp Reduce Utah Electrical Power Demand and Increase Grid Reliability
Sep 15, 2014: ISO, PacifiCorp outline EIM implementation plans for Oct.1
Apr 01, 2014: Scatec Solar Secures Final Approvals to Build 80MW Utah Solar Park
Oct 11, 2013: LADWP/PacifiCorp Settlement Agreement Published
Jul 24, 2013: Gateway South Transmission Line Map and Routes Available
Jul 19, 2013: Sierra Club: EPA Win on Haze Rule Sets Precedent for PacifiCorp’s Coal Fleet
Jul 19, 2013: PUC begins review of Idaho Power coal plant upgrade request
Jul 03, 2013: FERC Approves implementation for ISO-PacifiCorp Energy Imbalance Market ISO also issues revised Market Design Proposal
Jul 02, 2013: South Salt Lake's Columbus Center 'Growing' Solar with Help from Blue Sky
May 16, 2013: California ISO Approves Market Design Change To Foster Renewable Energy Development On Grid
May 02, 2013: ISO Files Requests With FERC To Approve Implementation Agreement With PacifiCorp
Apr 04, 2013: DOI Releases Final Environmental Analysis On Klamath River Dam Removal
Mar 20, 2013: California ISO Board Approves EIM Negotiations With PacifiCorp
Mar 20, 2013: BPA To Hold Public Meeting On Proposed 115kV Transmission Line And Supporting Infrastructure Project In Idaho
Mar 15, 2013: Idaho PUC Opens Case To Consider Options To Possible Rate Case Filed By Rocky Mountain Power
Dec 11, 2012: Advanced Energy’s Inverters Power 2 MW Solar Energy Project In Oregon
Nov 09, 2012: PacifiCorp’s Black Cap Utility-scale Solar Facility Goes Online
Oct 15, 2012: Idaho PUC Denies Petitions From Wind Energy Developers To Reconsider Power Purchase Agreements
Aug 23, 2012: Montana PSC Sponsors Energy Transmission Forum
Aug 23, 2012: Columbia Biogas To Connect Municipal Food Waste-to-renewable Energy Facility To Grid In Northeast Portland
Aug 20, 2012: Rocky Mountain Power Offers New Incentives For Energy Saving Programs In Idaho
Jul 25, 2012: Sierra Club And MEIC To Initiate Lawsuit Against Colstrip Coal-fired Power Plant
Jun 01, 2012: Seven Idaho Power Rate Adjustments Result In Slight Increase: Idaho PUC
May 31, 2012: DHi's Field Test Of Wind Turbine Slip Ring Validates 20-year Brush Service Life
Mar 19, 2012: Idaho PUC Sets Oral Argument On Idaho Power PURPA Motion
Mar 01, 2012: PacifiCorp Announces Development Of 2 MW Solar Generation Project In Lake County, US
Jan 18, 2012: BPA, Idaho Power And PacifiCorp Agree To Continue Exploring Joint Participation In Boardman-to-Hemingway Transmission Line Project
Jan 12, 2012: BPA And PGE Continue Discussing Potential Collaboration On Cascade Crossing Transmission Project
Dec 30, 2011: Electric Rates To Change In 2012 For PacifiCorp And PGE Customers: Oregon PUC
Dec 21, 2011: Idaho PUC Approves Sales Agreements On East Idaho Wind Power Projects
Nov 22, 2011: Idaho PUC To Hold Hearings On Rocky Mountain Power’s Rate Case Settlement
Jul 27, 2011: Idaho PUC Denies Reconsidering 14 Wind Projects
Jul 19, 2011: Shorter-Term Scheduling Boosts Flexibility Of Western Energy Markets: BPA
Jun 21, 2011: Idaho PUC Seeks Comments On PacifiCorp's IRP
Jun 13, 2011: Northwest Energy Coalition Files Complaint Against BPA For Breaking Contracts
Jun 09, 2011: Idaho PUC Begins Processing Of Rocky Mountain Power Rate Case
May 27, 2011: Sigurd To Red Butte No. 2 - 345kV Transmission Line Project Draft EIS Available For Public Comment: BLM
May 05, 2011: BLM Seeks Public Comment On Proposed Gateway South Transmission Line Project
Apr 01, 2011: BLM Seeks Public Input On Proposed Gateway South Transmission Line Project In Wyoming, Colorado And Utah
Mar 16, 2011: Idaho PUC Seeks Approval Of Agreement With Jefferson County Biogas Project
Mar 02, 2011: Idaho PUC Seeks Comments On PacifiCorp's Application For Sales Agreements With Five Wind Projects In Bingham County
Feb 25, 2011: Idaho PUC Outlines Process For Small Wind, Solar Case
Feb 07, 2011: Idaho PUC Adjusts Size Cap For Wind, Solar Projects
Dec 17, 2010: Oregon PUC Issues One Of Two Pending Decisions On Electricity Rate Case For PacifiCorp
Dec 06, 2010: Idaho PUC To Examine Renewable Power Issues
Nov 10, 2010: Idaho PUC Schedules Four Hearings In PacifiCorp Rate Case
Oct 12, 2010: PacifiCorp Starts Power Generation From Dunlap I Wind Project
Oct 11, 2010: Duke Energy Completes Top Of World Windpower Project Near Casper In Wyoming, US
May 19, 2010: PacifiCorp's Bear River Hydroelectric Project Achieves LIHI Certification
Jan 29, 2010: PacifiCorp Appoints Micheal Dunn As President
Jan 28, 2010: IPUC Approves Sales Agreement Between PacifiCorp
Dec 14, 2009: Chevron Global Power Announces Opening Of 16.5 MW Wind Farm In Wyoming
Dec 01, 2009: Duke Energy Brings Wyoming Wind Power Project On Line
Oct 06, 2009: Renewable Energy Systems Commissions Two Wyoming Wind Projects
Oct 06, 2009: PacifiCorp Starts Operations On High Plains And McFadden Ridge I Wind Projects In Wyoming
Aug 04, 2009: Rocky Mountain Power Starts Maintenance At Soda Hydroelectric Project In Idaho
Jun 30, 2009: DOI, Oregon, California And PacifiCorp Agree To Extend Deadline For Final Agreement On Klamath Hydroelectric Project
Jun 26, 2009: PacifiCorp Files Planning Document With IPUC For More Renewable Energy Generation
Apr 15, 2009: Rocky Mountain Power begins construction of high-voltage transmission lines
Jan 25, 2008: PacifiCorp's Wyoming Coal Gasification Project On Hold
Oct 03, 2007: PacifiCorp Settles Lawsuit With Multnomah County
Jul 18, 2007: PacifiCorp, UAMPS To File Notice Of Lawsuit Over IPP Unit 3
Jul 16, 2007: PacifiCorp Proposes Coal Mine Site To Develop Wind Project In Wyoming
Jan 10, 2007: PacifiCorp Appoints Vice President
Jan 08, 2007: PacifiCorp Appoints Executive Director
May 20, 2016: UpWind Solutions signs service contract for 1.75 GW of GE 1.5 MW turbines
Jul 23, 2013: Apex Clean Energy signs PPAs with PacifiCorp in Utah for 160 MW
Mar 21, 2013: EnerNOC Secures Agricultural Demand Response Contract In US
Dec 10, 2012: EDF Renewable Services Signs O&M Agreement With PacifiCorp For Three Wind Power Projects
Nov 21, 2012: EC Source Secures Contract From PacifiCorp To Construct Sigurd To Red Butte Transmission Line In Utah
May 09, 2012: Columbia Biogas Signs 20 Year Power Purchase Agreement With PacifiCorp For Waste-to-energy Plant
Nov 09, 2011: enXco Signs O&M Contract With PacifiCorp For Wind Power Projects
Jun 20, 2011: Siemens Energy Receives Order To Supply Power Island Equipment To Lake Side 2 Combined Cycle Power Plant In Utah
Feb 14, 2011: PacifiCorp Awards Contract To EC Source To Build Mona-Oquirrh Transmission Line In Utah, US
Dec 20, 2010: Rocky Mountain Power Awards Blue Sky Program Funds For Nine Solar Energy Projects In Utah, US
Jun 23, 2009: B&W PGG To Provide Environmental Control Equipment For Wyoming Power Plant
Jan 16, 2009: PacifiCorp Awards Contract To Build Terminal 345-kilovolt Transmission Project
Oct 30, 2008: PacifiCorp Awards Construction Contract For New Populus To Terminal Transmission Project
Oct 30, 2008: enXco Signs O&M Agreement With PacifiCorp For Six Wind Energy Projects
Jul 30, 2008: Tetra Tech Wins Two Wind Energy Projects From PacifiCorp
Apr 09, 2008: MidAmerican Energy Selects Nexant To Develop Energy Management Information System
Apr 08, 2008: DJ Power Partners Announces Wyoming Power Plant Projects
Report Scope
GlobalData Coverage
GlobalData’s Methodology
Secondary Research
Primary Research
Contact Us
List of Tables
PacifiCorp, Key Facts
PacifiCorp, Operational Metrics, Capacity
PacifiCorp, Operational Metrics, Generation
PacifiCorp, Operational Metrics, Transmission
PacifiCorp, Operational Metrics, Distribution
PacifiCorp, Operational Metrics, Customers
PacifiCorp, Operational Metrics, Segmental Information
PacifiCorp, Operational Metrics, Sales
PacifiCorp, Wind Farms, United States
PacifiCorp, Solar PV Parks, United States
PacifiCorp, Hydro Power Plants, United States
PacifiCorp, Biopower Plants, United States
PacifiCorp, Thermal Power Plants, United States
Major Products and Services
PacifiCorp, SWOT Analysis
PacifiCorp, Key Employees
PacifiCorp, Subsidiaries
PacifiCorp, Deals Summary
Central Oregon Community College Receives a Grant of USD0.3 Million for Redmond Campus Solar Power Plant in Oregon, US

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