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David Quammen
Science journalist
Motivating Issue

Conservation of all species, not just humans. The loss of biological diversity is one of the worst impacts we are having on our planet.

Why I Belong To MEIC

MEIC is very good at seeing what’s coming over the horizon. They led on our subdivision and streambed laws, for which I’m very grateful every time I see an unspoiled view.

What I Want To Pass On

If you feel discouraged, that’s okay. It’s good to see the world clearly if that leads to action. Nothing is more important than conservation activism.

Member since Member since 1980
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Montana’s Reaction to NorthWestern’s Long-Term Energy Plan: More Wind and Solar!

Every two years NorthWestern Energy is required to submit a long-term plan to the Montana Public Service Commission (PSC) outlining the utility’s 20-year vision for the energy sources it will acquire to meet the needs of its customers’ homes and businesses. The plan is called the “Electricity Supply Resource Procurement Plan” (RPP) and the latest version was released earlier this year.

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Posted on August 25th, 2016

State stops NorthWestern from charging customers for Colstrip outage

Posted on August 17th, 2016

Show the PSC your preferred energy future

Do you know what sources of energy power your home and turn on your lights in Montana?

Now you can show and tell the people who make decisions about our energy future what sources you would like to see with a new online tool. PicMyEnergyMix Montana will send a picture of the energy mix you want straight to the Montana Public Service Commission (PSC), showing them what Montanans want as they consider the resource plan for the state’s largest utility.

Use the PicMyEnergyMix Montana tool today.

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Posted on August 3rd, 2016

Debate on Capitol steps turns fiscal

Posted on August 3rd, 2016