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CEE announces new board of directors

On the heels of a successful merger with the NEC, CEE has restructured its board of directors to include members from each organization’s former board. Each member of the newly established board served previously for at least six years with either CEE or the NEC.

Media: Many Minnesota homes would benefit from an energy audit (MPR)

The Home Energy Squad program is highlighted in an MPR news story. CEE administers the Home Energy Squad  in partnership with Xcel Energy and CenterPoint Energy.

Media: Minneapolis awards 6 buildings for energy efficiency (Finance & Commerce)

CEE is a key partner to the City of Minneapolis, providing technical and outreach expertise for the energy benchmarking ordinance adopted in 2013.

Media: Home Energy Squad in Brooklyn Park (CCX Media)

The City of Brooklyn Park is partnering with CEE to provide home energy visits for $50.

Media: Saving energy through Conservation Improvement Program (Sun Thisweek)

Guest column on the value of Minnesota's Conservation Improvement Programs, appeared originally in Sun Thisweek and the Dakota County Tribune.

Media: Lindstrom, MN family benefits from Home Energy Squad visit. (CERTs)

With a Seed Grant from CERTs, Chisago Lakes area is able to buy down Home Energy Squad visits to $50.

Sign Up to Share Your Research!

2017 Technology Forum attendees are invited to show off their work during a casual happy hour poster session after the forum on November 7.

Seeking Applications for Conservation Corps Member

CEE is happy to be hosting a Conservation Corps member for a year-long placement.

Media: Utility pilot projects could soothe contentious regulatory proceedings (Utility Dive)

Policy Director Mike Bull is quoted in an article saying utility pilot projects can bridge divides between utilities and stakeholders.

Media: Eden Prairie approves plan for citywide energy efficiency (Eden Prairie News)

Eden Prairie agreed to a goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions though working with Xcel Energy's Partners in Energy program.