Take Action

Fresh Energy is making sure Minnesota and our region move quickly toward a clean energy future.

With the federal government moving us backward on climate, we need everyone to come together, stand up, and show our children and the world that we will not back down on our commitments for a brighter future.  

Stay tuned to this page for updates on how you can be the change. When you take action, you’re helping to make progress toward moving Minnesota’s economy off of fossil fuels onto a cleaner, healthier energy system.


Thank AG Ellison

Photo by katemangostar

Let’s thank Attorney General Ellison for his long dedication to fighting for community health and environmental justice! His lawsuit against climate polluters is a huge moment for all Minnesotans. Sign our thank you letter and we’ll hand-deliver it to Keith in July. You can also submit Letter to the Editor at your local newspaper! Email olson@fresh-energy.org for help getting started.

Comment on Xcel’s Plan

Minnesota’s largest utility, Xcel Energy, has filed its draft Integrated Resource Plan. The plan lays out how Xcel will invest in electricity generation over the next 15 years. The plan is a good start, but there is room for improvement. Submit online comments on the plan by November 9, 2020. Learn more.

Other Ways to Help

Smart Thermostat

Help us accelerate moving Minnesota and our region toward a clean energy future with these tips for action. Get more details about contacting your legislator, making changes to your transportation and home, and learning from others! Read more.