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Visit CEE's Newsletter Archive to look back at past research, program, and policy updates.



Media: Winterize Your Life: Home (Kare 11)

Kare 11 reporter Alicia Lewis had a Home Energy Squad visit and shared her positive experience.

Media: Minnesota seeking a simpler way to finance energy efficiency (Star Tribune)

CEE's work with CenterPoint Energy on an on-bill financing option is mentioned in an article about energy efficiency financing. 

CEE Statement on Xcel Energy Resource Plan, 2020-2034

Xcel’s new resource plan revolutionizes how energy efficiency is treated in resource planning in Minnesota, resetting the bar for all other utilities and for all future plans.

Media: Residents fill library room to learn about energy efficiency (SW News Media)

Danielle Hauck, customer engagement manager gave a presentation on CEE's residential efficiency resources for Chanhassen residents.

Media: MN rejects Xcel's 720 MW Mankato gas plant purchase (Utility Dive)

Mike Bull discusses the impact of a recent MN Public Utility Decision.

Media: Exclusive Interview with Carl Nelson of Center for Energy and Environment (Energy Central)

Carl Nelson is interviewed about his upcoming AESP conference presentation on CEE's geotargeting pilot program.

Media: Grants Awarded from Climate Action and Racial Equity Fund

CEE is a contractor on the MN renewable now, to support the community lead in energy efficiency and outreach strategies.

Media: Electric utilities weigh in on clean energy requirements (Brainerd Dispatch)

Mike Bull is quoted in an article about a proposal to require electric utilities to prioritize clean energy sources as they build new plants or replace old ones.

Minneapolis Ranks 4th on Clean Energy Scorecard

CEE was played a significant role in designing practical approaches for two of the three new energy disclosure policies that were central to Minneapolis' rise.

Media: Free energy audits for lower income St. Paul residents (Pioneer Press)

Xcel Energy is providing free Home Energy Squad visits to low-income St. Paul residents.