Clean Energy Fair Slideshow

Clean Energy Fair Slideshow

Special Programs
Thank you, Bozeman, for another successful Fair! We were thrilled at the turnout, and enjoyed an excellent day with experts, advocates, and supporters of all things renewable energy. Thank you to our generous sponsors, the businesses who took the time to table at the event, the electric vehicle owners who put their cars on display, the and all of the Montanans who came to the Fair. Please enjoy some of the photos from the Fair below! [gallery type="slideshow" link="none" size="full" ids="2308,2310,2312,2318,2305,2306,2311,2319,2309"]
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Interconnection Docket closes, more to come

Interconnection Docket closes, more to come

Industry & Technical
Note: This is not NWE's proposal to change their net metering program rates. MREA has a separate webpage with updates on the rate case.  In August, MREA concluded its work on a regulatory docket which updated Northwestern Energy's interconnection agreements and procedures for small generators (including net metered systems). Interconnection procedures are the technical requirements and documents that are used when a generating system (like solar or wind) wants to connect to the grid. It includes everything from detailing the safety and technical standards required for the equipment, to the application forms you need to fill out and file with the utility. These are important issues, directly affecting how installers may design systems and how they plan their workflow with their customers. MREA saw this as a critical docket to…
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