NorthWestern Energy Stockholders’ Meeting

April 28, 2018 Jeff Smith 0

One week after a dozen 350 Montana members testified at a public hearing on NorthWestern Energy’s energy plan at the company headquarters in Butte, we returned to attend the company’s April 25 stockholders’ meeting.

The importance of a citizen intiative

January 14, 2018 Jeff Smith 0

During 350 Montana’s annual strategic planning session last week, we created an amibitious work plan for 2018 that features a strong pushback for those who would develop any new fossil fuels in Montana. More on that later . . .
Moving Montana with great urgency away from fossil fuel emissions is our mission. We also envision a complementary — and rapid — conversion to a 100 percent renewable system in Montana using wind, water, and solar energy.

Local Things To Do

August 23, 2017 Jeff Smith 0

1. Sign both petitions 350 MONTANA is promoting. One encourages more clean energy, the other encourages Governor Bullock to stay with the goals of the Paris Climate Accords.

2. Help 350 MONTANA get signatures on these petitions at the Farmers Markets and other events.

Rex’s Rhetoric vs. Reality

January 7, 2017 Jeff Smith 0

Rex Tillerson sounds like a preacher. He thinks fossil fuels will improve the lives of the poor. This is hucksterism. He is holding up in one hand the glittering prospect of short-term development to the world’s poor, while the other hand rakes enormous profits and distracts policy makers from the long-term consequences of global warming.