It’s official, Montana is attempting to nullify portions of the private contract that has governed Colstrip Power Plant for 40 years.
Talen and the other companies suggested they could cut carbon emissions to levels equal to 20% of what pollution levels were in 2005.
The amendment, which passed the Senate Finance and Claims Committee on a party-line vote Thursday, generated plenty of disagreement among lawmakers.
A controversial bill to shield NorthWestern Energy from future financial losses associated with rescuing Colstrip Power Plant has been tabled.
Buying the aging power plant could cost ratepayers $1 billion, says the PSC.
As three generations of utility regulators warned state lawmakers against a bill saddling consumers with a Colstrip Power Plant debt, NorthWestern Energy said the generator would shutter in four years without it.
Montana’s utility regulator is warning that the latest bill to bail out Colstrip Power Plant could cost NorthWestern Energy customers as much as $1.9 billion.
Worried it will be left without water once its namesake power plant closes, the town of Colstrip is asking the Montana Legislature to require the supply keep flowing as part of environmental cleanup.
Senate Bill 84 would give control of the Consumer Counsel’s purse to the Energy and Telecommunications Interim Committee.
The first transition grants for people affected by changes at the Colstrip Power Plant and Rosebud mine are being offered through the end of April.
Montana cities working to cut carbon pollution from their energy supply are objecting to a pro-coal bill that could jeopardize their efforts.
Two proposals regarding nuclear power advanced Tuesday in the Montana Legislature, with one bill in particular, which would strike down a 43-y…
Ronan, Colstrip and Melstone moved into the latest rankings.
Highlights and top scorers from action Tuesday.
A look at the scoring from around the state in boys and girls high school basketball.
Highlights and top scorers from the first day of of the 2021 season.