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The Time is Now

The climate crisis is more urgent than ever, and we need ambitious policies and investments that push Minnesota and the United States closer to a clean energy future. Join us today.

The Midwest leads U.S. emissions, here’s why

If it were ranked as an independent country, the Midwest would be the fifth largest emitter in the world. Let’s dive into a few reasons why.

Thank you to our 2021 Give to the Max Day donors!

We are so grateful for the 105 generous donors who made a gift to Fresh Energy on Give to the Max Day! With your support, we’re proud to share that we raised $10,864 in support of ambitious, actionable, and equitable clean energy and climate progress in Minnesota.

Welcome Fresh Energy’s six new board members!

Our Board of Directors plays a critical role in guiding our clean energy and climate action. Join us as we welcome six new board members!

Rounding out COP26: Progress made, room for growth, and how we need to act now for our future

Substantial progress on clean energy and climate action was made at COP26, the global climate summit. But there’s ample room for growth. Read on for the details.

Be part of climate action in the Midwest

Give to the Max Day is coming up this Thursday, November 18, and we hope you will join us in celebrating Minnesota’s Giving Holiday by making a donation to support Fresh Energy.

11 items we’re energized about in the infrastructure bill

President Biden has signed into law the bipartisan infrastructure bill. Here’s what it means for clean energy.

Community Driven

Florence Hedeen and her family support Fresh Energy because they know that action now will shape the Minnesota we leave to future generations.

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Fresh Energy Statement: Congress passes historic infrastructure bill

With this historic bill, our country is on the path to reduce the carbon pollution that drives climate change while creating jobs and opportunity for all. And Minnesotans will feel these impacts. 

Anti-racism in practice at Fresh Energy

Fresh Energy is building upon the work we have engaged in on diversity, equity, and inclusion, and diving into a deeper analysis of anti-racism at our organization.