The continued operation of Pocatello Electric, and its ongoing ability to deliver and service Major Appliances, are essential to the public for the following reasons:
1.Refrigeration is essential for the basic preservation of food and medicine. 2. 2.Ranges,provide necessary food preparation capabilities. 3.Dishwashers are essential for sanitizing dishes and utensils which limits the spread of disease. Hand washing of dishes is generally not as sanitary and requires more water. 4.Washers and dryers which sanitize garments and linens are essential, because according the CDC it is possible for COVID-19 to be transmitted via clothing. These products and services, provided by Pocatello Electric, will be needed by the public and will be purchased in significant quantities in the coming weeks and months.