Making your city "EV ready"

As cities look to capitalize on the opportunity that electric vehicles (EVs) can bring, they also must lay the groundwork for their communities to become ‘EV ready’.

Measuring the impact of GreenStep Cities

What we've learned from the past seven years of cities taking and reporting action on sustainability and quality-of-life goals.

GreenStep Cities Evaluation Finds Excellent Value to Cities and Program Partners

Program helps cities achieve their sustainability and quality-of-life goals.

Community Engagement in Austin, Minnesota

Planning for Climate Adaptation and Community Resiliency through GreenStep Cities Best Practice 29.

Access Resources from the 2015-2016 GreenStep Workshop Series

Series covers topics that are important to cities and provide a wealth of information.

Trevor and Abby Chat Solar Gardens

Trevor and Abby help make sense of the community solar garden landscape in Minnesota.

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.

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!

Take action on sustainability with GreenStep Cities 2014-2015 workshop recordings

Series covered topics that are important to cities, providing a wealth of information and resources.

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.

GreenStep Cities Workshop: Cities and Community Solar

Workshop covered the basics of community solar, what resources are available for cities and citizens, and what roles cities can play in this emerging market.

GreenStep Cities workshop: Bike, Ped and Transit Options

November’s GreenStep Cities workshop was all about transit best practices, with a focus on the Complete Streets best practice.

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.