Ensure Reasonable Cost Recovery By Utilities

HB 193 would ensure NorthWestern Energy and Montana Dakota Utilities are treated the same before the Public Service Commission when...

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Colstrip Remediation Plan Requirement

SB 339 is a consensus bill developed by the Senate Natural Resources committee that would require the Colstrip owners to file a remediation...

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Wind Project Bonding and Decommissioning

HB 216 would be the first time bonding and decommissioning plans are required for wind development in Montana. Projects would be...

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Requiring Large Water Bottling Facilities to Comply with MFSA

This bill would require that large water bottling facilities comply with the Major Facility Siting Act, so that consideration is given for...

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Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE)

SB 330 would enable Montana cities and counties to offer Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) programs to their residents and businesses...

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Eliminate BPA Tax on Montana Electricity

Currently, the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) charges Montana energy producers and consumers a federal tax for using a short section...

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Utility Accountability for Electric and Gas Rates

HB 475 would make clear the Public Service Commission’s (PSC) authority to initiate a general rate case for electricity and gas...

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Solar Jobs and Energy Freedom Act

Solar is the Montana way and Montanans deserve the freedom to make their own energy choices. By removing obstacles that restrict energy...

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Allow for Aggregate Net Metering

SB 201 is a fix to an administrative problem. It would allow individuals with multiple electric meters on their property to apply bill...

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Parks, Museums, and the Arts Could Get Property Tax Exemption

This property tax exemption bill will provide an exemption for public parks that are not operated for profit. Public parks are areas of...

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