The energy committees in both the Minnesota House of Representatives and Senate have now created their omnibus bills for the session. Many of the provisions included in these larger bills were introduced and heard as stand-alone bills earlier this spring. Read to learn what provisions Fresh Energy is supporting, watching, and opposing.
With Minnesota’s electricity mix becoming cleaner and less expensive – and oil and gas becoming dirtier, riskier and more costly – is it time to transition to a more electric economy? Fresh Energy thinks the answer is a resounding yes. We think it’s time to start putting electricity from the wind, the sun, and other local clean power sources into more of Minnesota’s economy.