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Energy Corps member Michael Daniel explains how to build a Biochar Retort Kiln. He presents the benefits to using biochar as a soil amendment in a garden as well as various materials you can obtain on a budget.


Devin looks out at the Mission Mountains across a frozen Flathead Lake

Weatherizing the Flathead

Read about Gordon’s experience weatherizing the Flathead; To anyone who has been there, The Flathead Valley holds a certain mythos: a magical land in northwest Montana where stunning lakes meet massive mountain faces, bison roam free on the National Bison Continue reading →

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Three months of weatherizing in Montana

Read about Devin’s experience weatherizing Montana homes: I have spent most of the last three months weatherizing homes across Montana and while no two places are the same, after nearly 150 homes across a dozen cities and towns the experiences Continue reading →

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MLK Weatherization Event in Browning

Read about Rob’s experience weatherizing the second time around; The week I spent weatherizing homes with Energy Corps was my second time installing these items as an Americorps member. I first participated in the Warm Hearts Warm Homes project with Continue reading →

My supervisor, Kristi, using active transportation on one of Billings' bike lanes

It Doesn’t Just Matter What You Say-It Matters How You Say It

This was the central topic of conversation in a recent meeting I had. As biking, walking, and transportation advocates, we were meeting to plan our upcoming month long challenge meeting encouraging biking, walking, and busing in Billings. Originally, this month Continue reading →

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“Seeing How the Sausage is Made”

Read about Caroline’s description of energy tracking importance; When I was interviewing for my position with the City of Missoula, my supervisor was very clear that part of my term of service would consist of the not quite thrilling duties Continue reading →

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