Upcoming Events

August 15 & numerous dates thru September 5, 2019 6:30-7:30pm

Thinking about going solar? Homeowners and businesses across the Twin Cities come take advantage Solar Twin Cities 2.0, a solar group buy program designed to help lower the cost of going solar!

residential solar
August 15, 2019 | 5:30-7pm

Mayflower Church, 106 E Diamond Lake Road, Minneapolis MN 55419

Guest speaker Lissa Pawlisch will present on "Aligning Solar and Agricultural."

Lissa Pawlisch with CERTs Executive Directors
August 22 to September 2, 2019 | 9am-9pm

Eco Experience building, Minnesota State Fairgrounds, 1265 Snelling Ave N, Saint Paul MN 55108

Get inspired to lead a more sustainable life with easy, everyday reduce-reuse-recycle how-tos and engaging, interactive exhibits on renewable energy, green technology, organic agriculture, transportation alternatives, healthy cooking, and clean air and water. Stop by and say hello to CERTs staff at the "Growing Clean Energy" exhibit!

Eco Experience building at the Minnesota State Fair
August 26, 2019 | 8am-12pm

The Woman's Club of Minneapolis, 410 Oak Grove St, Minneapolis MN 55403

The e21 initiative invites you to a discussion with Minnesota-based energy leaders who took part in Rocky Mountain Institute’s 2019 eLab Accelerator.

e21 Minnesota discussion
September 4, 2019 | 9-11am

League of Minnesota Cities, 145 University Avenue West, Saint Paul MN 55103

Join this free workshop to hear from cities about the Cities Charging Ahead project and learn about new tools for electric vehicle (EV) readiness.

Minnesota GreenStep Cities logo
September 7, 2019 | 10am-4pm

Bayfront Festival Park, Duluth MN

Join CERTs at The Energy Fair of Duluth's Harvest Festival! The Energy Fair showcases renewable energy efforts in the region. Just like local food, local energy makes our community resilient and empowered!

2019 will feature a fleet of electric cars, solar-powered boats, electric cars, solar tiles and shingles, solar robots and more!

Harvest Festival logo
September 18, 2019 | 6-8pm

Fond du lac Tribal Center, 1720 Big Lake Rd, Cloquet MN 55720

Folks from the Fond du Lac and Cloquet regions are welcome to join us for dinner, conversation and free materials before heating season kicks in!

sample utility bill
September 21, 2019 | 10am-1pm

Meyers Fieldhouse, Minnesota State University, Mankato,

This electric vehicle (EV) event is free and open to the public.

Mankato electric vehicle (EV) charger
October 5, 2019

The MRES Sustainable Home Tour is a free, self-guided event that is open to the public. Part of a national event, it highlights renewable energy and sustainable living across the country.

solar panels on home
October 10, 2019 | 4-7:30pm

St. Louis Park Rec Center (in the Banquet Room), 3700 Monterey Drive, St. Louis Park MN 55416

Join Metro CERT to celebrate our 12th year of connecting communities to resources! Learn about areas of clean energy action happening in our region, connect with leaders in renewable energy and energy efficiency, and join with us to take action. Food will be provided during this free event.

Metro CERT Annual Event
October 15-17, 2019

Radisson Blu Minneapolis Downtown, Minneapolis MN

Registration is now open for ACEEE’s 2019 National Conference on Energy Efficiency as a Resource (EER). This biennial event is widely regarded as the premier US conference on energy efficiency as a utility system resource.

kayaking in Minneapolis - EER
October 21-22, 2019

Hyatt Regency Minneapolis, 1300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis MN

MnSEIA is pleased to announce its sixth annual MnSEIA Gateway to Solar Conference.  This Minnesota industry-led solar trade group conference focuses on growing the solar industry in Minnesota. 


MnSEIA Gateway to Solar 2019 conference
February 25, 2020

Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile, Chicago IL

This dynamic one-day event hosted by ACEEE will explore how energy efficiency and clean energy are increasing rural prosperity.

Rural Energy Conference
February 26-28, 2020

Chicago IL

Once a year, MEEA invites all energy stakeholders to gather at our annual Midwest Energy Solutions Conference to raise awareness and reinforce the importance of energy efficiency in the Midwest. 

presenters from Midwest Energy Solutions Conference