Recent News

May 22, 2024

Podcast: 2024 legislative session debrief with Fresh Energy

Let’s talk about what happened at the Minnesota Legislature!

May 20, 2024

Legislative Update: Clean energy and climate momentum continues in 2024

Minnesota’s elected leaders have answered the call by delivering a broad package of thoughtful, strategic policies and investments in clean energy and climate.

woman stepping off of electric bus

May 20, 2024

What’s in a name? Vehicle class sizes, explained

Learn the difference between light, medium, and heavy-duty vehicles, and how Fresh Energy is working to make all vehicles zero-carbon by mid-century.

May 15, 2024

Energy News Network launches weekly digest

Energy News Network (ENN) has launched a weekly version of its clean energy news digests: Energy News Weekly.

May 14, 2024

Job Posting: Managing Director, Buildings

Fresh Energy is hiring for a full-time Managing Director of Buildings to join our Energy Transition team.

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May 13, 2024

Regulatory Update: EPA releases new greenhouse gas reduction rules for power plants

A new set of rules from the EPA will limit greenhouse gas emissions from certain coal and natural gas power plants, as well as update requirements for air and wastewater pollution and
coal ash management.

Apr 23, 2024

Meet MNCIFA, Minnesota’s new green bank

The Minnesota Climate Innovation Finance Authority is now providing funding to build clean energy and climate projects in Minnesota more quickly and ensure benefits are realized by historically underserved communities.

Apr 18, 2024

Decarbonize: The Clean Energy Podcast

Tune in to Fresh Energy’s podcast for discussions about top renewable energy and energy issues in Minnesota and the Midwest.

Apr 17, 2024

Podcast: Minnesota’s growing decarbonization challenge

Join Fresh Energy for an exploration of the inner workings of Minnesota’s natural gas distribution system.

Apr 11, 2024

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