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Down to Earth – September 2014

Cover PageClick on the link below to download the September 2014 issue of Down to Earth.

In this issue:

  • Victory for Grizzly Bears
  • Smith River Copper Mine
  • EPA Carbon Limits
  • Colstrip: Unreliable and Expensive
  • Grantsdale Subdivision in Bitterroot Valley
  • Montanore Mine
  • PPL Spinoff
  • MEIC Board Elections
  • Clean Energy Jobs Report
  • Renewable Energy Standard Review
  • Montana Futures Raffle
  • Oil Train Safety

Down to Earth – September 2014

Down to Earth – May 2014

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Click on the link below to download the May 2014 issue of Down to Earth.

In this issue:

  • Smith River Mine
  • MEIC Wins; Attorney General Releases Documents
  • Colstrip Ash Ponds Leaking
  • Golden Sunlight Mine
  • EPA Rules
  • Spion Kop Wind Project
  • A Solar “Revolution”
  • Colstrip Water Pollution

Down to Earth – May 2014

Down to Earth – February 2014

MEIC_DTE_DECEMBER2013-1Click on the link below to download the February 2014 issue of Down to Earth.

In this issue:

  • Colstrip Air Pollution Victory
  • MEIC Sues Attorney General
  • Colstrip Ash Ponds Leaking
  • Keystone XL Pipeline Decision
  • Smith River Copper Mine
  • New Greenhouse Gas Rules
  • NorthWestern Energy Plan
  • Grantsdale Subdivision

Down to Earth – February 2014

Down to Earth – December 2013

MEIC_DTE_DECEMBER2013-1Click on the link below to download the December 2013 issue of Down to Earth.

In this issue:

  • NorthWestern Energy to Buy Dams
  • Court Victory on Coal Ash Regulation
  • Court Victory on Public Documents
  • Coal Mining Update
  • PSC Decision on Energy Efficiency
  • Fracking the Beartooth Front
  • MEIC Staff Win Awards
  • BPA Transmission Upgrade
  • Hardrock Mining Update

Down to Earth – December 2013

Down to Earth – September 2013

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In this issue:

  • MEIC’s 40th Anniversary Rendezvous
  • Black Butte Mine
  • Montana Coal News
  • Renewable Energy Study
  • MEIC Board Elections – Please Vote
  • Obama’s Climate Action Plan
  • Residential Energy Code

Down To Earth – September 2013

Down to Earth – May 2013

First PageClick on the link below to download the May issue of Down to Earth.

In this issue:

  • Legislative Summary
  • Senate & House Voting Records
  • Hardrock Mining
  • Otter Creek Mine

Down to Earth – May 2013

Down to Earth – March 2013

March 2013 DTE CoverClick on the link below to download the March issue of Down to Earth.

In this issue:

  • MEIC’s 40th Anniversary
  • Legislature Mid-Session Review
  • Otter Creek Mine
  • Colstrip Plant Air Pollution
  • Corette Plant Air Pollution
  • Montana PSC

Down to Earth – March 2013

Down to Earth – November 2012

Click on the link below to download the November issue of Down to Earth.

In this issue:

  • Elections Maintain Status Quo
  • Habitat Conservation Plan Challenged
  • Colstrip – a History of Violations
  • Signal Peak Coal Giveaway
  • PPL May Sell Montana Plants
  • Golden Sunlight Mine Expansion
  • Montana Futures Raffle

Down to Earth – November 2012

Down to Earth – August 2012

Click on the link below to download the August issue of Down to Earth. 

In this issue:

  • Mega-Load Victory
  • Colstrip Pollution I
  • Colstrip Pollution II
  • Coal Mines Move Forward
  • Hardrock Mining I
  • Hardrock Mining II
  • Board Elections
  • Montana Futures Raffle
  • Planned Giving

Down to Earth – May 2012

Down to Earth – May 2012

Click on the link below to download the May 2012 issue of Down to Earth.

In this issue:

  • Haze in the Big Sky
  • Colstrip Secrecy
  • Coal Ash Pollution
  • Coal Mining Lawsuit
  • Keystone XL Pipeline
  • NorthWestern Energy Plan
  • OIl and Gas Regulation
  • Butte Superfund Update
  • Planned Giving

Down to Earth – May 2012