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The future of nuclear energy in Minnesota

January 30, 2024

As we navigate the clean energy landscape, and find ways to achieve 100% carbon-free electricity by 2040, there is growing debate about Minnesota’s future with nuclear energy, particularly with small modular reactors known as SMRs.

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Solar on Schools brings clean energy to school rooftops

October 9, 2023

Minnesota’s Solar on Schools Program creates significant cost savings for schools while enriching students’ education, creating green jobs and benefiting the economy.

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2023 Legislative Session Recap

July 25, 2023

On May 22, the Minnesota Legislature adjourned a historic legislative session that included a massive bonding bill, increased education funding as well as a never before seen level of new funding for energy investments and programs.

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What 100% means for Minnesota’s clean energy businesses

January 27, 2023

The 100% clean energy bill requires all Minnesota electric utilities to use only carbon-free energy by 2040. Achieving 100% carbon-free energy by 2040 will set a clear and achievable goal for utilities to reach – a goal our business members look forward to helping them achieve.

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The business case for clean energy

January 13, 2023

On January 11, 2023 CEEM and five business members gave a presentation on the business case for clean energy to the House and Senate energy committees at the Minnesota Legislature. Business leaders discussed job creation, building decarbonization, the importance of transmission and permitting reform, hydrogen and emerging technologies, the EV transition, and an overview of how Minnesota can create an Energy Alley.

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Opportunities to achieve historic clean energy progress abound in 2023 Legislative Session

January 4, 2023

With a projected $17.6 billion surplus we can catapult our state back to its status as the clean energy leader in the Midwest and the country.

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Policy priorities for the 2023 Minnesota Legislative Session

December 14, 2022

Clean Energy Economy MN (CEEM) develops and supports public policy that promotes the growth of clean energy jobs and the economic opportunities provided by clean, affordable and reliable energy. CEEM provides “the business voice of clean energy” to influence policy decisions and grow equitable and inclusive clean energy market opportunities.

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2023 Legislative Preview | Event Recap

December 9, 2022

The 2023 Legislative Preview event on Friday, December 9 was to present CEEM’s clean energy champion awards and hear from legislative leaders about their expectations for the upcoming sessions. Sponsored by All Energy Solar, Larkin Hoffman, TruNorth Solar and Ever-Green Energy, the event was held at the University of Minnesota and attended by nearly 75 participants.

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The roadmap to Minnesota's clean energy future

November 7, 2022

How the next Governor can make Minnesota’s energy system more secure, clean and affordable while driving job creation and economic growth.

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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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