Monthly Archives: November 2013

Belt Energy Tour – Nov. 25th

Energy News, Events, What's New

The Belt Energy Tour on Monday, November 25, is open to the public.  The tour is FREE for AERO members and $5 for non-members.  Sign-in on the day of the tour – before the tour begins – will be open from … Continue reading

AERO Energy Tour in Bozeman area – Nov. 21st

Energy News, Events, What's New

Super energy efficient homes will be featured during an energy tour on Thursday, November 21st in the Bozeman area. The tour, hosted by the Alternative Energy Resources Organization (AERO), will visit two area homes (one finished and one under construction) … Continue reading

Renewable Energy Standard: A Good Deal for Montana

AERO on the Air, What's New

Since 2005, renewable energy projects built in Montana have generated over $1.3 billion dollars in capital investment, created hundreds of permanent jobs and produced enough clean energy to power about 250,000 homes. The renewable standard has been a catalyst behind this development. Nearly all of Montana’s renewable energy growth occurred after 2005—the year that the renewable standard passed. Continue reading

2013 Energy & Sustainable Agriculture Award Winners Announced

What's New

Sustainable Agriculture Award Winners Farmer Category: Floyd and Jean Dahlman, Forsyth Floyd and Jean Dahlman have been actively engaged in sustainable agriculture – both on the farm and in the public arena for many years. Floyd took over his family … Continue reading

Montana Heritage Orchard Program

What's New

MSU Extension has recently created the Montana Heritage Orchard Program. Please take a minute to read the project description and help us locate heritage orchards throughout the state. The first step in preserving these Heritage Orchards is locating them and giving them … Continue reading