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Beneficial Electrification

Leading a healthy transition from oil and gas to clean, renewable electricity to power our homes, cars, and buses.

Janiece and Alan buy a used electric car—online!

Buying a used electric car off Craig’s List? It’s possible! See how our policy associate, Janiece Watts, and her partner Alan scored a great deal.

Electric cooktops: they’re not what they used to be

Modern electric induction ranges are safer, faster, and more efficient than gas stoves. Read more from our senior policy associate, Margaret Cherne-Hendrick.

Ditch the gas this summer: all-electric lawn care

Gas stinks, pollutes, and is deadly. Ditch your gas-powered lawn care equipment this summer and go all-electric.

Beneficial electrification and our clean energy future

We envision a bright—and electric—future for all Minnesotans with beneficial electrification driving the change. What exactly does it mean to “electrify everything”?