Author Archives: Eliot Caroom
Ah, there’s nothing quite like the approval of a stock analyst. It can really send a thrill up your leg. Especially when it translates into an immediate boost to share price, as was the case with Keybanc’s upgrade for Northwestern … Continue reading
How’s this for a little “CSR” action–Northwestern Corporation just settled a tax dispute with Montana’s Department of revenue, and now they’re sharing the tax refund with their customers!
For much of 2008, Northwestern Corporation was embroiled in a heated, fiery debate over the future of a coal-fired power plant, Colstrip 4. But after a lot of hot air, Montana’s Public Service Commission approved the sale of a plant, … Continue reading
While the rest of the country saw bleak economic tidings this November, Montanans got good news. A Presidential Permit was issued for a first-ever energy line between Montana in the U.S. and Alberta, in Canada. Within a year or two, … Continue reading
Sales of natural gas rely heavily on weather conditions. The colder it is in the winter, the more natural gas you sell. Looking ahead to Winter 2008-2009, several authorities are predicting a mild winter that could impact sales at Northwestern … Continue reading