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Funding supports Renewable Energy for Greater MN program, which will provide free renewable energy assessments and custom project assistance  
Conference Offers Advice and Networking for Cities, Businesses, Schools, Farmers and Utilities on Solar, Electric Vehicles, Biomass, and Energy Efficiency  
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Maggie Mattacola Executive Director of Operations Recycling Association of Minnesota 612-670-9138
Energy experts to explore cost-saving strategies with attendees   Media Contact: Lindsay Wimmer, GESP Outreach Coordinator Clean Energy Resource Teams, University of Minnesota
Lighting accounts for 5-10% of total energy use in the average American home and costs $50 to $150 per year in electricity. That might not sound like a huge amount, but when you multiply that by the more than 2 million households in Minnesota, it adds up fast.
Free event by Central Clean Energy Resource Team (CERT) highlights heating options Media Contacts:
In 2013 Minnesota passed aggressive laws to move solar energy forward in the state, including new incentives, net-metering reforms, and a requirement that investor-owned utilities generate 1.5 percent of electricity from solar by 2020. A February 2014 report by The Solar Foundation noted that these...
Willmar, MN – The West Central Clean Energy Resource Team (WC CERT) and The Minnesota Project are presenting an educational program on how to pursue funding to support an LED lighting retrofit project on Thursday, March 13, 2013 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Life Center Auditorium of MinnWest...
The recent propane shortage and soaring prices have Minnesotans thinking about other ways to heat their buildings. If they’ve been considering biomass, then they’re in luck, because Minnesota has a new statewide team for supporting high-efficiency wood energy systems. The Minnesota Statewide Wood...
It is an energizing New Year for communities across Minnesota. The state’s Clean Energy Resource Teams (CERTs) are awarding Seed Grants to 34 innovative renewable energy and energy efficiency projects in communities from Slayton to Grand Marais, and from Warren to Rochester.



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