Join fellow Minnesotans for this climate-focused visioning and strategizing session through the Rainforest Action Network that will be linked with hundreds from across the country crowdsourcing a detailed vision of what a sustainable and just future will look like — and develop the strategies and tactics that will get us there. For more info and registration, click here!
This July marks the 5-year anniversary of the largest inland oil spill in US history, when an Enbridge pipeline burst and spilled over 1 million gallons of oil into the Kalamazoo River in Michigan. On July 25, local residents are inviting everyone to learn about the devastating impacts of a tar sands spill, and to stand in solidarity with these communities’ struggle as we battle new proposed Enbridge pipelines across the U.S. MN350 is organizing […]
What do miniature ponies, oil barrels, and a brass band have in common? They’re all part of the inaugural Full Moon Circus, hosted by Mary Ludington and Lisa Ringer of Two Ponies Farm on July 31st,as a fundraiser for MN350. The family-friendly event at Two Pony Gardens farm will be a fun evening of entertainment with renowned Twin Cities artists, Kevin Kling, Lloyd Brandt, Simone Perrin, Dane Stauffer, The Brass Messengers and more! We are […]
MN350 is happy to announce our newest video, telling the story of extractive industry across the Great Lakes and announcing the biggest tar sands action ever in the region! Watch it here: Make sure to join us on June 6 in St. Paul: tarsandsresistance.org/?source=MN350. Learn more about the march on June 6.
***Next Community Meeting is Tuesday, August 11! What is the Community Meeting? The community meeting is an opportunity to learn what MN350 is all about: who we are, what we do and how we do it. As an organization primarily run by volunteers, how we show up and catalyze a climate movement in Minnesota depends much upon who shows and the energy people bring. This meeting provides the chance for you to get a foot […]
Please join us this Saturday, November 16th, to join in on a dialogue with Representative Rick Nolan and other panelists about issues and solutions related to climate change. If you are involved or interested in getting involved with climate and environmental advocacy in Nolan’s legislative district, attend this forum. It is a unique opportunity to have a direct dialogue with political leaders in Northern Minnesota who have decision making power of how climate will be […]
Have you ever seen the exposed oil pipelines running through the treasured waterways of Minnesota? Do you know what the oil distribution company Enbridge Energy Corp. and the MN Public Utilities Commission is planning to risk in expanding the capacity of these pipelines? Join us for Minnesota’s Tar Sands Fight: A Trip to the Pipeline. This will be an all day excursion that will include visits to the Clearbrook Tank Farms, exposed pipeline at Cass […]
On December 3, 2014, the White House and U.S. Department of Energy designated the City of Minneapolis as a Climate Action Champion. This competitive award was granted to Minneapolis most specifically because the city signed an Agreement to create a first-in-the-nation Clean Energy Partnership with its energy utilities, Xcel and CenterPoint on October 17th 2014. This City-Utility Partnership has the potential to transform energy management for Minneapolis energy consumers enough to meet very aggressive greenhouse gas emissions reduction targets in the […]