Learn more about the ways in which SAVE works to protect the environment through awareness and policy.

Gray Water

SAVE's resources on the importance of this water conservation measure, and our role in legalizing gray water in Montana.


Tour blog from SAVE's Biodiesel Montana statewide educational tour and a step-by-step walk through on how biodiesel is made.

Low Carbon Fuels

How a low carbon fuel standard could be used in Montana.

Neighborhood Electric Vehicles

NEVs are a class of low speed vehicles that can provide emissions-free personal transportation in urban areas. SAVE worked on the legislation which allowed for these vehicles to drive up to 35 mph on streets with speed limits up to 45 mph.

Ground Source Heat Pumps

Ground source heat pumps (GSHPs) are a form of renewable energy that uses the energy stored in the earth to heat spaces or water. The earth maintains a relatively constant temperature throughout the day and year. This can be used for heating in the winter and cooling in the summer.

Montana State Legislature

SAVE has helped to pass several pieces of environmentally-related legislation during the 2007 and 2009 legislative sessions. Learn more about these bills and measures that we are looking forward to in the 2011 session.