Category Archives: Energy News

RSVP Today! Energy Round Table – July 19, Helena

Are you interested in helping to shape the future of AERO’s energy work? Join us in Helena on Saturday, July 19th (10am-3pm at the AERO office) for an Energy Round Table to dig into AERO’s history, the energy landscape in … Continue reading

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Lewis and Clark County Sustainability Projects: Saving Energy and Money

There are over 30 million small businesses in the United States who collectively spend more than 60 billion dollars on heating, cooling, and lighting their work places every year. These businesses could see between a ten to thirty percent reduction in these costs by simply modifying behaviors and investing in energy upgrades. Continue reading

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AERO is Seeking an Energy Intern

Job Description  Work with AERO to develop and populate the Repower MT Directory. Repower MT profiles renewable energy and conservation projects from across Montana, telling the personal stories behind renewable energy projects and building the case for programs that support … Continue reading

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Belt Energy Tour – Nov. 25th

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

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AERO Energy Tour in Bozeman area – Nov. 21st

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

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Clean Energy Events – Sept. 9 & 11

AERO, MREA, and The Pew Charitable Trusts are co-sponsoring a series of clean energy events on Sept 9 and 11 in Missoula and the Bitterroot.  See below for details.  Hope you can make one or more of the events.  Note … Continue reading

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Bozeman Daily Chronicle Guest Column: Unleash Energy Opportunities for Montana

Montana is built on the foundations of self-sufficiency, entrepreneurialism and fairness. The Montana legislature has an opportunity at hand to represent these values and build the energy security of this state. Senate Bill 247 sponsored by Sen. Mike Phillips of Bozeman and House Bill 394 carried by Rep. Tom Jacobson from Great Falls, will bring down the costs of locally-controlled renewable energy projects and increase opportunities for Montana businesses and families to invest in this technology. Continue reading

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Solar PV Featured on AERO Butte Energy Tour

On July 20th, 2012 AERO highlighted solar electricity systems in Butte in a solar home tour. First, participants learned from Kathi Montgomery of the Department of Environmental Quality about grants, loans, and tax credits that can aid in financing energy conservation and … Continue reading

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