Renewable Electricity

Minnesota stands ready to benefit from clean, affordable sources of electricity like wind and solar, and all the improvements they bring to health, well-being, and our natural environment. Fresh Energy’s experts continue to pave the way for Minnesota to harness the power of the marketplace to expand the adoption of renewable energy and accelerate our leadership in the clean energy economy.

Big updates to the 2019 Solar*Rewards Program

Changes to program will will provide incentives which are specifically designed to reduce barriers to access for low-income customers. Ben Passer explains…

Transmission for a modern grid: a call to action

Now is the time for a reliable, resilient, and affordable transmission system. Our consultant Will Kaul explains why.

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”?

Carbon sequestration is part of the clean energy equation

To ambitiously reduce greenhouse gas emissions, we must get carbon out of our energy systems. Carbon sequestration can help us do that.

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