Solar panels stand in a field. Behind them, wind turbines. In the foreground, bees among flowers. At the Westmill Solar and Wind Farm.

Clean Power

Catalyzing a massive shift in electricity generation toward a future powered by wind, solar, storage, and a modern electricity grid.

Clean energy plays central role in “Building Back Better”

The centerpiece of recent climate conversations in Congress is a policy called the Clean Electricity Performance Program. Here’s how it works.

With long-range plan, Otter Tail Power begins to exit coal

Fresh Energy and partners applaud Otter Tail Power’s newly filed plan which adds renewables and lays out plans for ending investments in one of two coal plants. 

Minnesota organizations call on federal government to act now for climate

Join Fresh Energy and partners to call for uncompromising commitment to renewable energy and climate change action from the federal government.

Taking stock of meaningful progress at the Minnesota Legislature

In spite of a split-control legislature, 2021 has been an incredibly impactful year for energy at the State Capitol with significant investments in solar energy, policy support for a just and equitable transition, innovative decarbonization strategies, and more.