A new research study released on Wednesday has confirmed unique features of Montana’s wind resources. Those features would be very beneficial in an effort to provide solutions for the pacific North West power market. Strong daytime and counter seasonal characteristics, in combination with hydroelectric, make Montana unique. Montana should play a crucial role in facilitating increasing levels of renewable energy in the pacific North West. Vice President of Marketing for Gaelectric North America, Van Jamison explains Montana’s advantages.

This study shows the value of Montana wind energy into renewable portfolios and geographic diversification.