Clean Energy Success Stories

Get to know the Minnesota communities involved in our growing clean energy economy. Learn how businesses connect with communities and how clean energy is integrated into the lives of everyday workers and towns.

Red Lake Solar Project, aspiring to energy sovereignty

Red Lake Solar Project, aspiring to energy sovereignty | Clean Energy Success Stories | Minnesota

RED LAKE, MN - Red Lake Nation, with over 14,000 tribal members, is home to the Red Lake Solar Project, a one-of-its-kind solar and storage project whose goal is to achieve energy sovereignty for the Tribe while creating jobs and a more sustainable way of life for future generations. 

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Community solar bridges Minnesota’s urban/rural divide

Community Solar Bridges Minnesota’s Urban/Rural Divide | Clean Energy Success Stories | Minnesota

GREEN ISLE, MN - Learn how a small-town farmer in Green Isle, MN secured a stable revenue stream to help his family while helping his neighbors and local school save money at the same time. Also hear how a local clean energy company is building trust with rural communities through Minnesota’s nation-leading Community Solar program. 

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