Get charged up for the 2019 National Drive Electric Week!

This week is National Drive Electric Week, a nationwide celebration to heighten awareness of today’s widespread availability and benefits of electric vehicles. Communities around the nation, including right here in Idaho, are hosting events that promote and celebrate the perks of driving electric. Idaho is no stranger to electric vehicles. Free electric charging stations can…

Meet Shevawn Von Tobel

As the new Communications Director at Conservation Voters for Idaho, Shevawn will develop and implement an engaging and impactful communications strategy for the organization. Background Born and raised in the urban wilderness of Las Vegas, Nev., Shevawn knows firsthand the importance of open spaces, protected landscapes and clean air and water. Although she was raised…

Toxic food packaging at the neighborhood Albertsons?

A new laboratory investigation conducted by partner group Mind the Store has identified the likely presence of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in some store-brand products and food service ware. Items were obtained at two Albertsons locations here in Boise by Conservation Voters for Idaho, and at a California Safeway, an Albertsons subsidiary, by Clean…