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Your safety is our commitment. Learn how we're protecting our communities from the growing threat of wildfires.


Our employees are our company’s backbone – without them, we could not successfully deliver safe, clean, reliable energy service to our customers.

Energy for Montana's future

Learn how we are planning for a clean future.

Where Does Your Energy Come From?

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Where Does Your Energy Come From?

At NorthWestern Energy, our goal is to provide our customers reliable energy at the lowest long-term cost. We do this through a balanced mix of safe, reliable, affordable and clean energy. Our electric portfolio is built on the carbon-free hydro system, along with wind, coal, gas and solar. This mix of renewable and traditional resources helps us keep energy bills as affordable and predictable as possible.

Our planning team produces a comprehensive, long-term plan updated every two to three years. The planning process includes stakeholder meetings that are open to the public.

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NorthWestern Energy is a community within many communities. We are close to 1,600 individuals working collectively to build stronger communities in Montana, Nebraska and South Dakota through the production, generation and delivery of electricity and natural gas.

Excellence in Diversity: America's Greatest Workplaces 2024

NorthWestern Energy's award for 2024 America's Greatest Workplace

Excellence in Diversity: America's Greatest Workplaces 2024

At NorthWestern Energy, we are proud to be named one of America's Greatest Workplaces 2024 for diversity by Newsweek and Plant-A Insights Group. With a full five-star score, this prestigious recognition is a testament to our commitment to creating an inclusive and diverse workplace. Join us and be a part of our award-winning team.

Celebrating 100 Powerful Years

Link to NorthWestern Energy's 100 Powerful Years Centennial Video

Celebrating 100 Powerful Years

To honor a successful centennial and celebrate our future. From our humble beginnings to our present-day operations, we have come a long way in delivering reliable and affordable energy to our customers.