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.
Clean Energy Success Stories
ROCHESTER, MINN -- The building manager of Rochester’s Recreation Center has a lot on his hands. At any one moment, an ice skater could be practicing their double axel on one of two sheets of ice in the facility, while just a few yards away swimmers could be practicing for their next competition in the Olympic-sized pool at the natatorium.
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.
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.