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2019 Legislative Session Wrap
2019 Legislative Session Wrap
26 Apr 2019
As of Thursday afternoon renewable energy advocates can take a deep breath and cheers to victory. The 2019 Legislative Session has come to a close, and advocates can celebrate their successe...
2019 Legislative Session Half-time Report
2019 Legislative Session Half-time Report
4 Mar 2019
The Montana House and Senate are officially in recess while they take a few days off for the "transmittal break". This means we are half-way through the legislative session, which will pick ...
2018 National Jobs Census Highlights
2018 National Jobs Census Highlights
12 Feb 2019
In its 9th annual National Solar Jobs Census, The Solar Foundation presents a year in review for the solar industry, highlighting trends in workforce numbers, demographics, wage and salaries...

About MREA

The Montana Renewable Energy Association is a membership based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded in 2000. We are businesses, individuals, families, and advocates dedicated to expanding Montana’s use of renewable energy in order to conserve natural resources, create jobs, and increase the independence and resilience of our communities. Join us!

Our mission is to expand the use of renewable energy in Montana, to affect public policy in favor of renewable energy, and to educate and inform the residents of Montana of the benefits and uses of renewable energy. Our focus is on-site and community-scale renewable energy such as solar electricity, solar hot water, and small wind generation.

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Strategic Directions

  1. Foster workplace safety, installation best practices, high professional standards, and workforce development among Montana’s renewable energy installers.
  2. Initiate and support policy change to advance responsible renewable energy development in Montana.
  3. Educate Montanans about the benefits and appropriate applications of renewable energy.
  4. Grow MREA’s effectiveness as a healthy, well functioning organization.

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