Local family goes all-in with clean energy

The Schempps are a middle-class family of four, living in their cozy West Saint Paul home. Excited about helping the environment, they decided to embrace clean energy. Here’s their story.

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Minnesota Housing renews commitment to energy efficiency

Fresh Energy prepared public comments to encourage Minnesota Housing Finance Agency to consider a stronger inclusion of energy efficiency in the 2019 Affordable Housing Plan. They took our recommendations seriously.

Local family goes all-in with clean energy

The Schempps are a middle-class family of four, living in their cozy West Saint Paul home. Excited about helping the environment, they decided to embrace clean energy. Here’s their story.

Connecting realtors with energy efficiency knowledge

Senior policy associate Ben Rabe presented to the Minneapolis Area Association of Realtors on how to sell energy efficiency to homebuyers.

Negative prices in the MISO market: what’s happening and why should we care?

Since wind and solar power are nearly free to run when the wind is blowing and the sun is out, there is a concern that increased renewables may lead to more frequent negative pricing events. However, there has been little data.