Helena, Mont.- Today, Montana Governor Steve Bullock announced the state's sage grouse conservation plan, designed with stakeholder input, to balance the necessary protection of the species with appropriate development and use of Montana's resources.
"We congratulate Governor Bullock for his work to craft a Montana-made solution for sage grouse conservation," said Jeff
State Reports Finds Renewable Energy Good for Montana
HELENA, Mont. – Montana’s renewable energy standard has been successful in bringing new economic development to rural parts of Montana and has had little, if any, impact on the rates that customers pay for their electricity, according to a study by
This week, the Department of Energy convened a conference at Lewis and Clark College as part of a Quadrennial Energy Review (QER) to assess the electric grid’s strengths and weaknesses in the face of climate change. As part of President Obama’s Climate Action Plan, the QER is taking a close look at
Renewable Energy Advocates Support EPA on New Coal Power Regulations
Portland, Ore. – Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released draft Clean Air Act rules that require existing power plants, including coal-burning plants, to reduce their carbon emissions by 30% by 2030. Renewable Northwest, the region’s leading renewable energy advocacy group, commends the EPA and President Obama for helping to seriously reduce carbon emissions