Duluth Entertainment Convention Center (DECC),
Learn about the latest in energy-efficient building and technologies, renewable energy, best practices, and responsible design. With over 40 sessions from some of the best educators in the business, you’re sure to find something that's right for you.
This half-day session devoted to air source heat pumps (ASHPs) starts with the latest findings on design optimization, quality installation, and integration with existing systems. The next presentation covers customer engagement about ASHPs. Then, the session reveals a plan for super-charging the cold-climate ASHP market and ensuring good customer experiences in Minnesota, along with how to be a part of it. The next presentation shares real-world examples of multifamily and new construction ASHP installations to dig into the design details. Finally, a moderated panel of contractors already in the business of installing ASHPs further provides real-world insights.
Lake City Catholic Worker Farm,
33292 Goodhue County 5 Blvd,
At this event we will show off the design for the new Deep Winter Greenhouse created by Dan Handeen at the UMN Center for Sustainable Building Research. We will also have a planting demonstration led by Carol Ford for people interested in winter production. Tour the Lake City Catholic Worker Farm's Deep Winter Greenhouse. Stay for the potluck. Bring a dish to share.
Leading experts from venture capital, technology licensing, legal, independent system operators (ISO), established and emerging energy firms will share their stories and advice on what it takes to transform breakthrough ideas into marketable opportunities in today's evolving energy landscape in this "Pathways to Market" panel.
Alternative Roots Farm,
11197 130th Street,
At this event we will show off the design for the new Deep Winter Greenhouse created by Dan Handeen at the UMN Center for Sustainable Building Research. We will also have a planting demonstration led by Carol Ford for people interested in winter production. Tour Alternative Roots Farm's Deep Winter Greenhouse.
At this event we will show off the design for the new Deep Winter Greenhouse created by Dan Handeen at the UMN Center for Sustainable Building Research. We will also have a planting demonstration led by Carol Ford for people interested in winter production. Tour Grampa G's Deep Winter Greenhouse.
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities,
701 Southeast 9th Street,
The KidWind Challenge is a hands-on design celebration that engages students through the lens of wind and solar energy. Student teams design, construct and test small scale wind turbines and solar structures at events all over the world. This video and this one this will give you an idea of what can happen at an event!
The Iron Range Earth Fest, hosted by the Iron Range Partnership for Sustainability, is a celebration of local traditions and practical resources for sustainable living in northeastern Minnesota. Stop by the CERTs/ RSDP exhibit table and say hi to Colby Abazs, NE CERT Coordinator!
At the MRES' Solar Boat Regatta teams demonstrate knowledge of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) to design and build boats powered by the sun. They compete in a number of races, culminating with a one-hour endurance race.
Graduate Minneapolis hotel,
615 Washington Avenue Southeast,
The Midwest Solar Expo returns to Minneapolis on May 19-21, 2020! Join 450+ clean energy executives from across the country at the Midwest’s flagship gathering of solar business leaders. As always, the Midwest Solar Expo will be covering the most up-to-date regional solar market developments as well as the latest trends in clean energy finance, business models, technologies and policies, advances in energy storage, smart grids and the electrification of everything.
Look for CERTs' Peter Lindstrom, who'll be speaking about solar schools!
Join us at The 31st Annual Energy Fair: June 26-28, 2020 as an exhibitor or presenter! Early-bird registration is open from Monday, November 4, 2019 to Friday, February 14, 2020. Reserve your space today!