Andersen Windows: Sustainability Champs and Energy Stars!

Andersen Windows path to Energy Star status and sustainability.

Chisago Area Clean Energy Hub Partnering to Drive $40-$60M of Investments in Solar, Efficiency

Community-wide effort will lower energy costs and attract businesses to clean energy.

Community Efforts in the Spotlight at Metro CERT 2016 Annual Event

Nearly 200 people attended the 9th annual Metro CERT event on October 18th at the University of St. Thomas for a two-part afternoon event followed by networking.

Door Knocking for Energy and Solar Assessments a Success in the Chisago Area

Effort by the Clean Energy Resource Teams encouraged small business owners to participate in a free energy and/or solar assessment.

GreenStep Cities Workshop: Benchmarking Your Public Buildings & What the Heck is Step 4 Anyways?

Energy and water benchmarking, Xcel Energy Commercial Rebates and the new GSC “Step 4” discussed at first GSC workshop.

GreenStep Cities Wraps Up Workshop Series and Celebrates 5 Years of Programming!

GreenStep Cities reaches big milestone and shares wealth of information through workshop series.

Greenway Office Building in Minneapolis Adds Solar Electric System Using PACE Financing

The Greenway Office Building—located a block from the intersection of Lake Street and Hiawatha in Minneapolis—epitomizes green buildings both in design and location.

Ideas 'Tossed' Around at Metro CERT Annual Event

A robust and inquisitive audience makes for a fun and lively Metro CERT annual event.

Kristen Peterson Joins GPI as a Sustainable Communities Program Assistant

Kristen will support several community-level projects that advance sustainability.

Made in Minnesota Solar Program Interview with Department of Commerce

The Made in Minnesota (MiM) Solar Program is a lottery-based incentive available to Minnesotans who install solar equipment that is made in Minnesota. Metro CERT Director Diana McKeown sat down with Kim Havey, Made in Minnesota Solar Program Coordinator at the Minnesota Department of Commerce, to learn more about the program and how it’s working in the state.

Making Connections: Energy Trends and Our Vital Local Economy

Energy summit brings together stakeholders from local government to uncover energy trends.

Q&A With UMN Energy Transition Lab’s Ellen Anderson on the Local Government Project for Energy Planning

Project will help communities plan for and measure progress toward emission reduction goals.

Seed Grants Now Available for Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Projects!

Do you and your community need funding to get your project off the ground? The CERTs team can help!

Solar Conference Draws 350 to Bring Ideas to Action!

Over 350 people gathered in Saint Paul, MN on March 7th to bring ideas to action at Solar Powering Minnesota.

Visit us at the Great Minnesota Get Together's Eco Experience!

State fair offers fun learning experiences and opportunities to talk with local experts about clean energy resources.

What's Happening with Clean Energy in the Twin Cities?

Big clean energy happenings in the Twin Cities metro region.