TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX) – Idaho Power Co. was recently recognized with the Outstanding Corporate Service award by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers for its contributions to engineering and community.

According to information from the company, Idaho Power was recognized in the Region 6 NE area – which comprises Idaho, Montana, Utah and parts of Wyoming – for its participation in the advancement of the Smart Grid, support of and participation in reliability organizations, engineering continuing education activities and, among other things, corporate giving and service to the communities it serves.

IEEE is the world's largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology, according to the power company.