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NorthWestern Energy looks to convert Billings streetlights to LEDs:


NorthWestern Energy is in the early stages of a four-year program to replace existing street lights with energy-efficient LED (light-emitting diode) lights. Statewide, the company plans to replace about ...


NorthWestern Energy Seeks First General Increase in Montana Electric Rates Since 2009:


NorthWestern Energy today filed a general electric rate review request with the Montana Public Service Commission, the first such request since 2009. For a typical residential customer, ...


With a $48,000 grant from NorthWestern Energy, two more Bozeman schools getting solar panels thanks to student advocate Claire Vlases:


More Bozeman schools are going solar, and the girl who got the ball rolling at her middle school has just been named a "young hero." The Bozeman School District opened bids last for installing 50-kilowatt, ...


Large proposed wind farm in Montana, with battery storage, asks PSC to set rate:


A proposed 320-megawatt wind farm in south-central Montana - including battery storage for its power - is asking state regulators to settle a price dispute with Montana's largest utility, so it can ...


Please Share Your Experiences In NorthWestern Energy's Quick Community Survey and be eligible for a $500 Smart Home Package:


Thank you for participating in NorthWestern Energy's quick community survey. Please share your feedback about your experience with NorthWestern Energy to be eligible for the drawing for a Smart Home package ...


Solar panels installed at Billings high school with grant from Northwestern Energy:


A new solar panel array at Skyview High will double as an alternative energy source and educational opportunity, school district officials said. Two rows of panels, which are capable of pumping out ...


Webinar Series Aims To Help Business Owners:


Yankton Area Progressive Growth (YAPG) is inviting Yankton business owners, both new and experienced, to be a part of the Power Hour webinars that are hosted by Advantage South Dakota. Based out of ...
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NorthWestern Energy's Holter Dam celebrates 100 years in Montana:


Each year, Holter Dam provides over 300 million kilowatts of electricity for Montana residents. To honor its facility 100th birthday, operator NorthWestern Energy held a celebration and public tour ...


NorthWestern Energy offers efficiency programs:


NorthWestern Energy has a long commitment to energy efficiency in Montana dating back to the late 1970s. Rules and laws drive how NorthWestern is allowed to recover the costs of energy efficiency offerings. ...


NorthWestern Energy Seeks Cost Information on Montana Capacity Projects:


NorthWestern Energy Corporation (dba NorthWestern) today issued a Request for Information (RFI) seeking information on new or existing capacity resources which could include, but not be limited to: electric ...


NorthWestern Energy buys Montana's Two Dot Wind Farm:


NJR Clean Energy Ventures (CEV), the clean energy subsidiary of New Jersey Resources, says it has completed the sale of its 9.7-MW wind farm in Two Dot, Montana to NorthWestern Energy for $18.5 ...


NorthWestern Finalizes Plans For 2018 Beyond The Dam Events - 6/8-9 - Great Falls, Montana:


NorthWestern Energy has finalized plans for its second Beyond The Dam bicycling and entertainment event in Great Falls on June 8 and 9, 2018. The cycling portion of the event, on Saturday, ...


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Northwestern Energy Electric Service Outage Map :


This map indicates areas of current planned and unplanned outages and the estimated time of restoration. Please be aware that field crews provide the estimated restoration time and/or dispatchers based ...


The Best Lighting Retrofits Now And The Future Impacts - 5/17 - Billings, Montana:


The Best Lighting Retrofits Now and the Future Impacts training on May 17 in Billings is a great opportunity to learn how to select the best LED products for each application and assess impact ...


NorthWestern Energy Is Hosting A Public Meeting Regarding Its Long-term Resource Plan - 4/18 - Butte:


For the first time ever, NorthWestern Energy is hosting a public meeting http://meic.org/events/big-opportunity-climate-action-april-18th/ regarding its long-term resource plan. This important plan ...


Northwestern Energy Community Works Report 2018:


Our 2018 Community Works Report provides an overview of NorthWestern Energy's actions in support of our core values. We live these values through a strong and binding commitment to safety in our ...


Northwestern Energy, Montana's largest utility overpays for rooftop solar energy, study suggests:


Homes and businesses with rooftop solar provide a small benefit to NorthWestern Energy through net metering, the company reported this week, although maybe not enough to warrant current compensation. In ...


NorthWestern Buys Wind Project in Central Montana; Deal Will Save Customers Money:


NorthWestern Energy http://www.northwesternenergy.com/ has reached an agreement to acquire Two Dot Wind Farm LLC, a 9.7-megawatt wind project near the central Montana community of Two Dot for a purchase ...


NorthWestern Energy Seeks Montana Renewable Energy Projects:


NorthWestern Energy today issued a Request For Proposals (RFP) seeking up to 45 megawatts of renewable generation owned by Montana residents. State law requires NorthWestern to procure energy ...


Northwestern Energy - you can now report outages right from your mobile device.:


When the weather is nasty, and the power goes out - getting it back up is at the top of our list. The faster we know about an outage, the faster we can start working on fixing it. That's why we ...


NorthWestern Energy builds tradition of helping special needs students:


Patrick worked at NorthWestern for a year and a half during custodial work like sweeping the warehouse floors, breaking down boxes for recycling and spraying the garage floors, but thanks to the the life ...


NorthWestern Energy announces 2018 funding for fisheries, wildlife and habitat projects on Madison and Missouri Rivers:


As part of its commitment to river stewardship and conservation, NorthWestern Energy http://www.northwesternenergy.com is providing $1.5 million in 2018 to support 47 fisheries, wildlife and habitat ...


Powering Montana: NorthWestern finds high-tech solutions to help customers:


Every month, NorthWestern Energy http://www.northwesternenergy.com/ President and CEO Bob Rowe sends anniversary cards to employees, thanking them for their years of service. He already knew he worked ...


Save Energy and Money - Northwestern Energy Efficiency Rebates and Incentives Available In Montana:


In an era of increased attention to energy issues and related costs, more and more people are looking for ways to manage energy consumption. That is why NorthWestern Energy created the Efficiency ...


NorthWestern Energy sues Montana utility regulators:


NorthWestern Energy is asking a district judge to undo a state decision lumping the utility in with renewable energy developers when it comes to power contracts. At issue is a Public Service Commission ...


NorthWestern Energy, green energy advocates plan to sue Montana regulators over short contracts:


Montana's largest utility and renewable energy advocates are weighing legal options now that the state's controversial new energy contract terms are final. NorthWestern Energy http://www.northwesternenergy.com/ ...


NorthWestern Energy forum discusses renewables, future supply sources:


NorthWestern Energy held a forum in Butte Wednesday morning to examine its energy efficiency and future energy supply. The Butte-based Montana utility invited experts to discuss various alternative ...


NorthWestern Energy Hosts Butte Forum To Explore Electricity Supply Resources - 11/29 :


NorthWestern Energy will hold a forum Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, at NorthWestern's Butte General Office Building to discuss electricity supply resources that could help meet Montana customers' needs. ...


NorthWestern Highlights Scams, Asks Customers to Be Wary of "Disconnection Deception":


NorthWestern Energy is reminding its customers to be aware of ongoing scam activity by criminals posing as utility employees as part of large collaborative effort organized by Utilities United Against ...

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