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Recent News

Report on Solar Contributions to Reliability & Resilience Released

Renewable Northwest today released a paper on solar reliability, grid resilience and community resilience, as part of the SolarPlus partnership effort working to triple the amount of solar installed in Washington and Oregon by 2019.

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Governor Bullock, Bonneville Power Administration Release Report on Montana’s Positive Outlook for Renewable Energy

MONTANA – Governor Steve Bullock and the Bonneville Power Administration today released the Montana Renewables Development Action Plan, which identifies specific actions intended to promote the further development of renewable energy projects in Montana and improve the ability of West Coast markets to access that energy.

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Board hires new Executive Director of Renewable Northwest

The Board of Renewable Northwest (RNW) today announced that Nicole Hughes will be its new executive director.

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Rachel Shimshak Receives BPA Exceptional Public Service Award

On April 26, Rachel Shimshak, Renewable Northwest's Executive Director, received the Bonneville Power Administration's Exceptional Public Service Award at the 2018 Administrator's Excellence Awards Ceremony.

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News Highlights

Solar Plus Northwest Website Launched

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NEW REPORT: Western EIM Has Delivered Over $250 Million In Benefits

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Oregon Legislature Passes Historic Coal Transition Bill

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Vision for Montana Must Include More Wind Energy

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Renewable Northwest Supports EPA’s Clean Power Plan

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Oregon Solar Energy Conference

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 to Thursday, May 9, 2019, Portland, OR
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Oregon's Energy Future Conference

Tuesday, May 21, 2019, Portland, OR
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These are just the most recent events. See our full listing of events for more information.
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Wind and Sun -- Montana's Next Economic Boom

To learn more about the untapped potential of Montana's abundant, clean, sustainable wind and solar energy resources, CHARGE!


Celebrating 10 Years of Montana's RPS

Montana's Renewable Standard is celebrating 10 years of success. The economic benefits have been substantial, and Montana is just scratching the surface of it's renewable resource potential.

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Video - Energy Imbalance Market

It is time for the Northwest to modernize its electricity system and create an Energy Imbalance Market.

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