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Winter 2017 Newsletter: Progress on Polymet

Winter 2017 Newsletter: Progress on Polymet

Over the coming months, decisions will be made by state agencies to determine whether Polymet, potentially the first copper-nickel mine in Minnesota history, will receive permits to operate

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Winter 2017 Newsletter: Xcel’s Clean Energy Vision

Winter 2017 Newsletter: Xcel’s Clean Energy Vision

In a recent Minnesota Public Utilities Commission meeting, Xcel Energy CEO Ben Fowke outlined a nation leading clean energy vision for his company

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Winter 2017 Newsletter: A Bipartisan Solution

Winter 2017 Newsletter: A Bipartisan Solution

In his talk, sponsored by Conservation Minnesota, Rich laid out his basic argument for why he believes the Green Movement in this country is stuck in neutral and what needs to be done to get it moving again

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Winter 2017 Newsletter: Leading through a pivotal time

Winter 2017 Newsletter: Leading through a pivotal time

Conservation Minnesota understands that we are at a pivotal moment. Since before I started working here 13 years ago, this organization has been committed to bringing Minnesotans together

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Winter 2017 Newsletter: Holiday energy savings

Winter 2017 Newsletter: Holiday energy savings

Now is the time to think about how you can conserve energy while enjoying all the holiday season has to offer

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Fall 2017 Newsletter: Solar Energy Across Minnesota

Fall 2017 Newsletter: Solar Energy Across Minnesota

That’s because the renewable energy sources of solar and wind are now the two cheapest forms of energy in our state.

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Fall 2017 Newsletter: Minnesota’s Buffer Law

Fall 2017 Newsletter: Minnesota’s Buffer Law

On November 1st the new buffer law goes into effect, requiring buffers or alternative water quality practices on all public waters

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Fall 2017 Newsletter: 25% by 2025

Fall 2017 Newsletter: 25% by 2025

Earlier this year, Governor Dayton announced a new bipartisan goal to improve the state’s water quality by reducing pollution 25% by the year 2025. 

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Fall 2017 Newsletter: Duluth Kids Protected

Fall 2017 Newsletter: Duluth Kids Protected

A few years ago, parents in Duluth started talking to each other about the black dust covering their kids when they left the playground. They wanted the tire mulched removed from all 10 school playgrounds

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Summer 2017 Newsletter: Efficiency Tips

Summer 2017 Newsletter: Efficiency Tips

By making your home more efficient, you can avoid wasting both money and energy, and benefit from a more comfortable living space.

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