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July 2024

July 17, 2024

With an election year ahead, CEEM is strategically gearing up to educate candidates on the role clean energy businesses play in their communities and how smart state and federal policy impacts our industry.

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Top four takeaways from CEEM’s Lunch & Learn on the IRA and community impact

July 10, 2024

Clean Energy Economy Minnesota (CEEM) hosted its most recent Lunch & Learn event at the University of St. Thomas, a longtime CEEM member. The event focused on how Minnesota businesses leverage various incentive and rebate programs to positively impact communities, emphasizing the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) nearly three years after its passage.

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How the Inflation Reduction Act could change the future of one Native American reservation

June 24, 2024

Marketplace: Kai Ryssdal started his day on the reservation outside the Red Lake Nation Government Center. It was the first building at Red Lake to have rooftop solar — a project completed by Ralph Jacobson and Bob Blake in 2018. Since then, the two have continued working together towards Seki’s goal of energy independence by expanding solar energy at Red Lake.

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June 2024

June 17, 2024

Minnesota Energy Alley is accepting applications for its next cohort. Grid Catalyst is accepting applications for the next round of Minnesota Energy Alley demonstration projects.

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Introducing Gabe Guenther — Membership Engagement Intern

June 12, 2024

My name is Gabe Guenther, and this summer I am joining the CEEM team as a membership engagement intern. I am delighted to be part of this organization and look forward to helping further Minnesota’s clean energy transition.

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2024 Legislative Session recap

June 7, 2024

On May 20, Minnesota officially concluded the 2024 Legislative Session, which also wrapped up the 2023-24 biennium. Substantial legislation around the clean energy transition has passed, paving the way for the state to achieve 100% clean energy by 2040 — a law set during the 2023 session.

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2024 Minnesota Legislative Session brings landmark progress to Minnesota’s clean energy transition

May 28, 2024

At the beginning of the 2024 Legislative Session, CEEM had four primary objectives: Advance smart implementation, permitting reform, expand transmission and support increased interconnection. All four of those policy areas saw important progress this session.

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May 2024 Legislative Update

May 22, 2024

The legislative session adjourned on May 20 after a lengthy weekend on the House and Senate floors to pass bills before the midnight deadline. They are now on their way to Governor Walz’s desk for his signature.

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Blog

From how Minnesota is addressing solar panel recycling, to guest blogs about recent technological innovations or interesting partnerships with tribal communities, we bring you the latest on all things energy efficiency and clean energy in Minnesota.

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Newsletters

Clean Energy Economy MN (CEEM) has three newsletters. We publish a monthly update with clean energy stories, news and events. We also have a legislative update during the Minnesota legislative session to keep you informed of clean energy news at the Capitol. Finally, we publish a quarterly regulatory newsletter to keep you up to date on how clean energy policy is being enacted across the state and country.

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CEEM in the News

Find all of the latest news about what Clean Energy Economy MN is involved in, projects and policy we’re focused on, as well as influential editorials and letters to the editor.

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Press Releases

From breaking news to clean energy report releases and reactions to policy at the legislature, you can find the most up-to-date official press releases and statements from Clean Energy Economy MN here.

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