Minnesota Energy Campaigns

Thank You Governor Dayton
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Thank You Governor Dayton

Tonight Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton gave his 2013 State of the State speech.  We are thrilled to see that he has taken a strong stand for a clean energy economy.  Thanks to all those who called and wrote to the governor to encourage him to do so! “No one can endure the severe droughts or floods of recent years or our milder snow-scarce winters without being greatly alarmed. If you’re not, talk with my good […]

Do the Math Tour & Conference
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Do the Math Tour & Conference

Check out this photo of MN350 published in the New York Times!  Kate Jacobson Faye and MN350 Interns Carly Dent, Patty O’Keefe, Patricia Lamas and Claire Krebs do MN350 proud. Bill McKibben and the Do the Math Tour were in Minneapolis at the University of Minnesota on Friday November 30th.  Check out the crowds!  Bill was joined by  special guests Mason Jennings,  Marty Cobenais of the Indigenous Environmental Network, Polar explorer Will Steger, Kate Faye […]

One step closer to retiring Sherco coal plant
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One step closer to retiring Sherco coal plant

Saint Paul, MN- Saint Paul, MN- Today, after hearing from more than 3,300 Minnesotans that Xcel’s customers want to move beyond coal and invest in solar, wind and energy efficiency, the Public Utilities Commission ordered Xcel to submit a Sherco coal plant replacement study that explores clean energy options. Now, Xcel has the opportunity and challenge to outline its plan to build a 21-century clean energy system. “We need to see Minnesota on a path […]