Op-ed: Legislature walks away from efficiency

The Billings Gazette published an opinion piece March 16 submitted by Jim Baerg, Freda Wilkinson, and Len Ford that highlights three bills moving through the Montana Legislature that will eliminate important incentives for energy efficiency.

The authors concluded their letter by saying:

“As businesses in Montana’s construction and real estate industry, we hope the Legislature and the governor can see the wisdom in supporting a vibrant and innovative building industry that provides good-paying jobs, makes housing affordable, and helps to build our energy independence.”

Read the full piece at the Billings Gazette website

Jim is a member of AERO’s Board of Directors and runs Montana Energy+Design in Livingston.  Freda is a real estate broker and AERO member from Helena.  Len operates a home construction business in Kalispell.

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