Renewable Energy

What I Learned At The Edina Home Energy Fair

What I Learned At The Edina Home Energy Fair

Energy policy continues to be a hot button topic in Edina, which is one of the big reasons I decided to attend Edina’s first annual Home Energy Fair on Saturday, October 7th .

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MN’s Moonshot: Getting to Deep Decarbonization

MN’s Moonshot: Getting to Deep Decarbonization

Minnesota has made great progress in transitioning to a cleaner, more renewable electric supply mix. Since 2005, we’ve reduced carbon emissions

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Starting an environmental advisory commission

It’s been great to discover that Conservation Minnesota can play an important role in helping to establish these commissions in communities where we work.

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Could Your Community Benefit from a Seed Grant?

Could Your Community Benefit from a Seed Grant?

The Metro Clean Energy Resource Team has release a Request for Proposals for clean energy or energy conservation projects. Take a look at what projects have benefitted from Seed funding in the past!

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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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Solar is coming to Austin, Rochester and Saint Peter!

Solar is coming to Austin, Rochester and Saint Peter!

After years of advocacy, the residents of several southern Minnesota cities are finally going to have the opportunity to buy into community solar.

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Solar Panels on your home: a guide to working with HOA’s

Solar Panels on your home: a guide to working with HOA’s

Exploring solar panels is an exciting process for homeowners who are able to take the step towards being nearly energy self-reliant, but speaking with a homeowner association for approval can seem complicated and daunting. Check out this post for tips on seeking solar panel approval with an HOA!

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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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Edina Is Getting Excited About Energy

Edina Is Getting Excited About Energy

And that’s a big part about why I was excited to organize a community forum for Edina residents to learn more about Edina’s new Energy Action Plan

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Spring 2017 Newsletter: Energy for the Next Generation

Spring 2017 Newsletter: Energy for the Next Generation

When we ask Minnesotans about reducing pollution by using more renewable energy, the answer is always a resounding Yes!

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