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Visit the exciting Idaho Power Company. 7000 horsepower. From the series of photos Webb/Eames trip across Idaho (they started in Burley). My grandmother is the one standing on the step on the left. I looked up Idaho Power, which is still around but no info about the Malad plant still being around. View full size.