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ASES National Solar Tour in Montana, Oct. 2-3
ASES National Solar Tour in Montana, Oct. 2-3
21 Sep 2021

The National Solar Tour is coming to Montana, Oct. 2-3. Join a local in-person, virtual, or bike tour!

MREA Gives Back: Whitehall Net-Zero Energy Affordable Housing Project
MREA Gives Back: Whitehall Net-Zero Energy Affordable Housing Project
30 Aug 2021
December 2020 marked the 20th anniversary of MREA's founding. Two decades ago, a small group of renewable energy installers, advocates, and supporters formalized what would grow into the edu...
MREA Gives Back: Habitat for Humanity Workforce Housing Solar
MREA Gives Back: Habitat for Humanity Workforce Housing Solar
26 Jul 2021

The project facilitates renewable energy installations on the homes of Owner-Built Workforce Housing program participants, resulting in reduced energy cost burden, increased energy independence, greater resilience to fluctuating electricity rates, and sustainably affordable utility costs.

67th Montana Legislature: Post-Session Review
67th Montana Legislature: Post-Session Review
18 May 2021
This Legislative Session was challenging, to say the least. The pace and intensity was unlike any in recent memory, and opposition to renewable energy development continued to be deeply entr...
Utility Hijacks Rooftop Solar Bill, Attacks Solar Professionals
Utility Hijacks Rooftop Solar Bill, Attacks Solar Professionals
2 Apr 2021
April 29, Update: HB448 was tabled in a Select Conference Committee meeting. MREA engineered a last-ditch effort to try and preserve the good parts of the bill, but that effort narrowly fail...
67th Montana Legislature: Mid-Session Review
67th Montana Legislature: Mid-Session Review
5 Mar 2021

Discussions on energy issues have ramped up over the last few weeks of the session. Read insights from inside the hallways of the Capitol, where MREA's executive director has been working hard to defend Montana's renewable energy policies.

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