Upcoming Events

April 22, 2021 | 11am-12pm


Ensure you are not overpaying on your farm's energy bill by learning what the details on your bill mean to you and your energy use!

April 23, 2021 | 9am-12pm


This is the first of two stakeholder workshops to examine all aspects of Xcel Energy's Non-Wires Alternatives (NWA) analysis. The workshops will also examine potential additional values associated with NWA.

April 27, 2021 | 9-11:30am


As automakers, electric utilities, policy makers, and others work to scale electric vehicle adoption, there’s an increased opportunity to make sure that policies are designed and that programs are implemented with equity, diversity, and inclusion in mind. At this event, you will have the chance to learn from three experts in the fields of equity, e-mobility, and workforce development during a moderated Q&A session where you can ask panelists questions.

April 27, 2021 | 7pm


Learn about the efficiency of your heating and cooling appliances and your home’s insulation.

April 27- 30, 2021


Hear from Tribal leaders, federal and state agencies, educators, and energy industry experts as they discuss successful Tribal energy projects, state and federal energy policy, and strategic energy planning to help Tribes advance beneficial energy initiatives.

April 29, 2021 | 11am-12pm


This webinar will discuss the top opportunities for improving dairy farm energy efficiency. Learn how to save energy, and equipment and control upgrades during this webinar.

April 29, 2021 | 10am-12pm


Cities have an important role to play in determining where and how charging stations are built, and they also serve as a critical partner and leader in increasing electric vehicle (EV) adoption. Drawing on lessons learned from two successful Cities Charging Ahead (CCA) cohorts, this event will cover best practices.

April 29, 2021 | 7pm


Are you a building or business owner who wants to lower utility bills and don’t know how to get started? Join EarthFest Rochester MN to hear from Alexis Troschinetz of CERTs to learn how to reduce energy consumption in your building, the costs to make improvements, and some ideas on how to implement projects.

April 29, 2021 | 5:30-6:30pm


Did you know that when builders specify SmartHome technologies like EV charging stations, they can increase their profit margins, while helping homebuyers save money in the future?

April 30, 2021 | 9am-12pm


This is the second of two stakeholder workshops to examine all aspects of Xcel Energy's Non-Wires Alternatives (NWA) analysis. 

May 6, 2021 | 11am-12pm


Discover ways to improve energy use and reduce cost on your poultry farm.

May 11, 2021 | 12-1pm


This webinar will highlight current programs and efforts by cities and operators to bring equitable access to all communities.

May 18, 2021 | 11am-1pm


Would you like to learn how to save energy and money on your gas and electric bills? Have you ever been confused by your bill? This is a special time reserved for energy bill consultations by phone. Call in to have your energy bills reviewed and get suggestions of ways to reduce energy usage and save money.

May 22, 2021

Riley Lake, Eden Prairie MN 55344

The Minnesota Renewable Energy Society is pleased to announce that the 29th Annual Solar Boat Regatta will be held on May 22nd, 2021. Schools, faith communities, scouts, neighborhood groups, and families are invited to build boats and join the fun.

May 25, 2021 | 12-2pm


During this webinar, we’ll hear from the bus manufacturers on why they’re moving to all-electric transit buses. We will also hear from cities and transit agencies currently making the move to cleaner mass transit and how they are prioritizing equity as they electrify certain transit lines. 

June 8, 2021 | 11am-12pm


Results from a two-year CARD research project which sought to define energy use and efficiency opportunities for municipal drinking water supply operation will be presented by the Minnesota Technical Assistance Program (MnTAP).

September 23, 2021 | 3:30-6pm


SAVE the DATE for Metro CERT annual event: September 23rd 3:30-5:30 with optional networking/trivia 5:30-6pm. The Metro CERT annual resource and networking event is a free event focused on connecting communities to resources.

October 18-19, 2021

Online and, Minneapolis MN

MnSEIA is excited to announce the 8th annual Gateway to Solar Conference, taking place October 18-19, 2021 in Downtown Minneapolis at the Hyatt Regency with a hybrid option.

The Gateway Conference is a two-day working event that brings together solar practitioners from across the country for in-depth education, fun off-site events, and quality networking opportunities in a relaxed forum.


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