Laurel residents tell court they were cut out of public process in gas plant permitting

Laurel residents tell court they were cut out of public process in gas plant permitting

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What do Laurel residents think about NorthWestern’s polluting power plant?

What do Laurel residents think about NorthWestern’s polluting power plant?

Last week, eighteen members of Northern Plains took to the sidewalks in Laurel, canvassing neighborhoods to speak with local residents about the methane-fired power...
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Northern Plains gets national attention fighting cronyism and corruption at the legislature

Northern Plains gets national attention fighting cronyism and corruption at the legislature

Reveal from the Center for Investigative Reporting, in collaboration with the Montana Free Press exposed how politicians are colluding with NorthWestern Energy and others to guarantee big corporate profits while everyday Montanans pay the price. Northern Plains members Jeanie Alderson, Steve Krum, and Wally McRae described their experiences on the front lines as they’ve fought to protect their communities from toxic pollution and industry greed.

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Giving the people a say to stop NorthWestern’s polluting power plant

Giving the people a say to stop NorthWestern’s polluting power plant

This past Sunday, Northern Plains members continued to step up as community leaders taking on corporate corruption in Laurel. NorthWestern Energy continues to push...
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”Laurel deserves better than methane” community meeting

”Laurel deserves better than methane” community meeting

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NorthWestern Energy’s Laurel project brings criticism, support for new power plant

NorthWestern Energy’s Laurel project brings criticism, support for new power plant

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Mining review held hostage over court’s carbon emissions ruling on Laurel gas plant

Mining review held hostage over court’s carbon emissions ruling on Laurel gas plant

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Larry Bean: Higher bills and more pollution – no wonder NorthWestern Energy is hiding

Larry Bean: Higher bills and more pollution – no wonder NorthWestern Energy is hiding

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Northern Plains members speak up for our health, climate saying, “It’s time to cut methane pollution!”

Northern Plains members speak up for our health, climate saying, “It’s time to cut methane pollution!”

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently announced proposed federal rule changes impacting methane pollution from the oil and gas industry. Northern Plains immediately harnessed...
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Hal Schmid: Let’s expand the ‘neighboring’ concept and breathe a little easier

Hal Schmid: Let’s expand the ‘neighboring’ concept and breathe a little easier

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Kirk Panasuk: “More work to be done” to address methane pollution

Kirk Panasuk: “More work to be done” to address methane pollution

On January 10, 2023, member Kirk Panasuk gave testimony before EPA at a public hearing regarding their new proposed rulemaking to limit methane pollution...
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Members rally to stop NorthWestern’s methane-fired power plant

Members rally to stop NorthWestern’s methane-fired power plant

On December 13, more than 40 Northern Plains members and staff braved the cold, adorned with Christmas hats and festive signs to demand that...
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