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CEE Statement: Saint Paul adopts benchmarking for large buildings

On January 22, 2020, the Saint Paul City Council approved an ordinance to establish benchmarking to track building energy consumption.

Media: County aids Edina, St. Louis Park benchmarking (Finance and Commerce)

CEE helps to recruit new cities and develop benchmarking policies for Hennepin County.

Media: ASB partners with Center for Energy and Environment (Echo Press)

CEE's efficiency learning session with American Solutions for Business was highlighted in Echo Press.

CEE’s community offerings expand with new lead role

Katie Jones is CEE's Community Program and Policy Manager, heading up the nonprofit’s expanding efforts in energy consulting and related community resources.

Media: Minneapolis recruits residents in the climate fight (Christian Science Monitor)

CEE's President is quoted in an article about the many initiatives the City of Minneapolis is pursuing on climate change. 

Media: St. Louis Park will require owners of large buildings to report energy use (Sun Sailor)

CEE helped St. Louis Park develop their building energy benchmarking policy. 

Media: Walz takes charge on climate change (Star Tribune)

Mike Bull's appointment to the governor's Council on Biofuels is mentioned in a Star Tribune article.

Media: State Conservation Improvement Program spotlights ASB (Pope County Tribune)

CEE staff met with Senator Torrey Westrom to promote the benefits of the Conservation Improvement Program.

Gov. Walz appoints CEE's Mike Bull to Council on Biofuels

As council member, CEE's Mike Bull will help advise and provide recommendations on role and opportunities for biofuels to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Media: Airtight Done Right (Energy Design Update)

This article, written by Amanda Voss for Energy Design Update, profiles Bohac's aerosol sealant research.