Black Hills Corporation

Montana Renewables LLC, Royal Purple, Bel-Ray
South Dakota
Energy, Utilities

Corprate Bias Ratings

Risk Level:

Rating - Clear
Lower Risk

Black Hills Corporation, a natural gas distribution company, does not provide viewpoint protections for its employees. However, it has not publicly terminated business relationships based on views or beliefs. The company has not used its reputation or PAC donations for ideological purposes. For these reasons, Black Hills Corporation receives a Lower Risk rating.

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Rationale
Corporate Weaponization
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Has denied service to customers, suppliers, or vendors due to their political views or religious beliefs OR corporately boycotts, divests, or sanctions regions, people groups, or industries.

Risk Level
Rationale

Black Hills Corporation has not publicly fired customers, suppliers, or vendors based on political views or religious beliefs (1).

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Charitable giving (including employee matching programs) policies or practices discriminate against charitable organizations based on views or religious beliefs.

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N/A
Rationale

Black Hills Corporation does not publish charitable giving guidelines (1).

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Employment policies fail to protect against discrimination based on political affiliation/views and/or religion.

Risk Level
Rationale

Black Hills Corporation does not provide viewpoint protection for its employees (1).

Corporate Governance and Public Policy
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Uses corporate reputation to support ideological causes and/or organizations hostile to freedom of expression.

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Rationale

Black Hills Corporation committed to achieving net-zero natural gas utilities by 2040 (1).

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Uses corporate funds to advance ideological causes, organizations, or policies hostile to freedom of expression.

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Rationale

Black Hills Corporation does not use corporate funds to advance ideological causes, organizations, or policies (1).

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Uses corporate political contributions for ideological, non-business purposes.

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Rationale

Black Hills Corporation has not used its PAC donation for ideological purposes and does not engage in lobbying at this time (1)(2).

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December 12, 2023

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