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Global Warming Solutions

Advancing and elevating Minnesota progress toward a zero-carbon energy economy.

Top 13

Our “Top 13” Accomplishments of 2019

The accelerating pace of climate change demands swift, bold action and we are rising to the challenge. To close the books on 2019, we’ve assembled this list of highlights. Together we made change happen!

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Podcast: A Minnesota Take on COP25

J. Drake Hamilton, Fresh Energy’s science policy director, discusses her big takeaways from the Global Climate Summit in Madrid and what COP25’s outcomes mean for Minnesota.


Fresh Energy Statement: Minnesota lays groundwork for deeper, bolder action to address the climate crisis.

On Monday morning, Governor Tim Walz announced Executive Order 19-37, establishing the Climate Change Subcabinet and the Governor’s Advisory Council on Climate Change. This action lays the groundwork for deeper and bolder action, spurring collaboration both within state government and between the public and private sectors as Minnesota works to address the unprecedented threat of the climate crisis.

Fresh Energy at the Global Climate Summit in Madrid

This December, Fresh Energy’s science policy director, J. Drake Hamilton, will travel to Madrid, Spain, to participate in the United Nations 25th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP25).