What is the New Green Deal?

February 12, 2019 Jeff Smith 0

In a matter of weeks, the New Green Deal has gone from an idea, a vague longing for a World War II mobilization to fight climate change, to a congressional resolution backed by more than sixty represenatives and numerous senators, including those who are running for president.

Rise For Climate Weekend Sept 7-9

September 7, 2018 Jeff Smith 0

Some 450 communities across the country are rising up with demonstrations aimed at lethargic policy-makers. The idea is to show support for a fossil-free future. Map links for the Friday pop-up demonstration and Sunday march are in the events calendar.

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.