Minnesota’s Stearns County provides a unique national example of a ‘solar-ready’ community

The county is well on its way to achieving designation as one of the leading counties in the nation on solar energy best practices.

How Duluth's New Mapping Tool Helps Predict Solar Energy Potential

App translates statewide solar energy data into a predictive model for solar energy production.

Minnesota Solar Pathways Grant to Advance Solar Energy Progress

The Minnesota Department of Commerce has been awarded a $2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to increase solar deployment.

Bringing National Solar Resources to Midwest Communities

GPI is working with local communities to certify as “solar-ready.”

Klimaschutz: Learning from International Partners for Local Action

Trip to Germany yields opportunities for collaboration.

New Program Offers Solar Development Technical Assistance for Local Communities

National program helps communities capture solar development opportunities.

GreenStep Cities Introduces New Resilience Best Practice

Helping cities prepare for a changing climate with the launch of a new best practice.

Planning for the "New Normal"

The way we planned for building our cities in the past will be inadequate for the future, making resilience planning essential.

Creating “Solar-Ready” Communities

Helping communities engage in the rapidly growing market for solar energy.