Western Area Power Administration
After years of battling and more than a million dollars spent on legal fees, the Yellowstone Valley Electric Cooperative and its wholesale power supplier are parting ways.
Pandas prefer to live in bamboo forests, which are hard to find in the Billings Heights.
"Change or die" is the mantra of modern business consultants.
GREAT FALLS — Calgary-based Enbridge has repaid a $151 million federal stimulus loan made by the Western Area Power Administration for construction of a high-voltage transmission line between Great Falls and Lethbridge, Alberta.
A planned project to move high-voltage power lines at Yellowtail Dam has been postponed for two months
Nick Rogers pointed a Fluke Ti10 infrared camera at a gas stove burner in the Montana State University Billings College of Technology cafeteria and quickly saw what the handheld device could do.
If there is one sector that is over the top in support of the Keystone XL pipeline, it has to be small electric cooperatives.
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — The Western Area Power Administration should stop approving loans for energy transmission projects until it determines how a Montana-to-Canada transmission line that received a $161 million loan became so far behind schedule and over budget that it was in danger of …
GREAT FALLS -- Tonbridge Power Inc. has filed condemnation complaints against 33 additional Montana landowners along the route of a stalled power line, bringing the total to at least 44 since state lawmakers gave the company the power of eminent domain this year.
FORT PECK — Looming above the plain like a great grassy green berm, Fort Peck Dam has impounded more Missouri River water this spring than ever before — enough to cover all of Yellowstone National Park with 6 feet of water.
HELENA - The Canadian company building a power line between north-central Montana and Alberta says it needs at least another $25 million to complete construction of the 230-kilovolt line.
RAWLINS — An official says the Rawlins area stands to gain 25 to 40 full-time jobs if the proposed 725-mile TransWest Express transmission line is built as planned.
CASPER, Wyo. — The Bureau of Land Management and the Western Area Power Administration will host three open house meetings this week to gather public comment on the environmental impact of a transmission line that will stretch from Wyoming to Nevada.
SALT LAKE CITY — Meetings are planned during the next two weeks in Utah's Millard, Iron and Washington counties on a proposal to build a 725-mile electricity transmission line from Wyoming to southern Nevada.
GREEN RIVER, Wyo. — Wyoming's world-class wind has spawned numerous wind energy projects in southwest Wyoming over the past few years.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced today that releases from Fort Peck Dam were sharply increased Sunday to provide electricity to the upper Midwest as ice storms snapped major transmission power lines in North Dakota, South Dakota and Eastern Montana over the weekend.
Galloping globalism, Batman! The Western Area Power Administration (a federal power marketing agency) is negotiating with the Montana Alberta Tie transmission line owners (a Canadian company) to provide up to $161 million in "stimulus" money (American tax dollars) so Spanish-owned wind produ…