Council Wrap 2018-12-19

Council Wrap 2018-12-19

This meeting of the Butte Silver Bow Council of Commissioners focused on a presentation by the BSB Health Department and Montana DPHHS entitled “Cancer in Silver Bow County.” The Report sets out to calm some of the fears that living in Butte may put an individual at a higher risk of cancer, the study stands in contrast with other presentations the council has heard over the last months.

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NorthWestern Energy May Be Out Of Compliance with Community Renewables Law

NorthWestern Energy May Be Out Of Compliance with Community Renewables Law

NorthWestern Energy soon may have to prove it is not breaking a 2005 law which requires the power utility to purchase or incubate small renewable projects around the state. Dave Hutchins speaks with Brian Fadie of the Montana Environmental Information Center, the organization trying to get Montana’s Public Service Commission to stop letting NorthWestern slide by this law without repercussions.

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