Not One of 120 Speakers Supported NorthWestern Energy

It’s planning time for Montana’s monopoly utility, and 350 Montana showed up with more than 100 Montanans on August 22 to give NorthWestern Energy a piece of their mind. NorthWestern’s most recent Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) is an embarrassment. Public Service Commissioner Jennifer Fielder of District 4 presided over the meeting, which was the last of five held across the state. […]


Colstrip’s Knockout Blow

The EPA is proposing a second series of new regulations – this time to strongly curtail carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants. The agency is accepting citizen comments until August 8. Since power plants are responsible for 25 percent of this country’s greenhouse gas (GHG) pollution, we hope that you will take the time to comment in support of these new regulations on fossil-fuel-fired electrical generators and cut 617 million tons of carbon pollution. Comments are due August 8. Learn how to comment here. […]