The Boise Solar Project is under construction on Cloverdale Road on 550 acres and will product 40 megawatts of solar power. Its production will be taxed at 3.5 percent under a new law.
The Boise Solar Project is under construction on Cloverdale Road on 550 acres and will product 40 megawatts of solar power. Its production will be taxed at 3.5 percent under a new law. Provided by Boise Solar Project developers
The Boise Solar Project is under construction on Cloverdale Road on 550 acres and will product 40 megawatts of solar power. Its production will be taxed at 3.5 percent under a new law. Provided by Boise Solar Project developers
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Otter signs Idaho solar production tax sought by developers

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Rocky Barker is the energy and environment reporter for the Idaho Statesman and has been writing about the West since 1985. He is the author of several books, including "Scorched Earth How the Fires of Yellowstone Changed America," "The Flyfisher's Guide to Idaho" and "The Wingshooter's Guide to Idaho."