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Advocates Petition FERC to Uphold Competitive Renewable Energy Development

Today, solar advocates asked the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to restore solar growth in Montana and counter an emerging utility tactic to stymie competitive renewable energy development in Montana and nationwide. The Montana Environmental Information Center and Vote Solar, represented by Earthjustice, are challenging the Montana Public Services Commission’s recent decision to suspend the ...

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Summer Update Part 3: Building a Modern Grid

In regulatory proceedings across the country, we have long made the case that consumer investment in solar and other clean energy options can be a real cost-saver as it reduces the need for expensive new and upgraded utility infrastructure. With solar on the rise, we’re seeing that promise turn into reality. Take the case of ...

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Summer Update Part 2: Solar Access for All

We’re serious about ensuring that everyone can participate in — and benefit from — the transition to renewable energy. That’s why we’re excited to announce that we’ve developed a program area dedicated to advancing policies and partnerships that expand solar access to low-income consumers. Our new Low-Income Solar Access program focuses on partnering with community ...