Upcoming Events

September 14-22, 2019

Learn about and test ride electric vehicles at upcoming events in Bloomington, St. Paul, Duluth, Bemidji, Northfield, Elk River, Fargo, Wadena, Rochester!

National Drive Electric Week 2019
September 18, 2019 | 6-8pm

Fond du Lac Tribal Center (Elderly-Nutrition Program (ENP) lunch room), 1720 Big Lake Rd, Cloquet MN 55720

Folks from the Fond du Lac and Cloquet regions are welcome to join this free event for free pizza, conversation, and help on utility bills before heating season kicks in!

logo of Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa
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
September 21, 2019 | 10am-12pm

Good Energy Haus, 3406 Northeast Benjamin Street, Minneapolis MN 55418

Join a construction tour of the Good Energy Haus and learn about construction progress, assemblies, and systems for this certified Passive House home.

September 24, 2019 | 11:30am-1:30pm

Ryan Companies, 533 South 3rd Street, Suite #100, Minneapolis MN 55415

Join CEEM, USGBC, and a panel of experts from the Saint Paul Port Authority, PACE Loan Group, and IPS Solar to hear real-world examples of how commercial projects have successfully leveraged Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) in Minnesota.

This lunch and learn will also describe projects that are generally a good fit for PACE, how to approach clients who may benefit from PACE financing, and an explanation of the legislation expanding the program and rationale behind it. 

solar panel
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 ACEEEā€™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
October 23, 2019 | 9:30am-9pm

Koda Energy LLC, 975 3rd Ave W, Shakopee MN 55379

Learn how industrial and commercial heating and power is achievable utilizing biomass feedstocks by touring four of the Midwest's most innovative facilities combusting biomass for heat and/or power.

This event offers an opportunity to engage with energy professionals and learn more about capabilities and growth in this sector.

November 12-16, 2019 | generally 9-5pm

McNamara Alumni Center (Minnesota Room), 200 Oak Street, Minneapolis MN 55455

Get advanced building science training and become a PHI Certified Passive House Tradesperson (CPHT).

training in classroom
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