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Media: In Minnesota, fighting climate change means changing how to heat buildings (Star Tribune)

CEE's Ben Schoenbauer discusses the benefits of air-source heat pumps and their role in lowering Minnesota green house gas emissions in this Star Tribune article. 

Media: Taking On Climate Change At Home: How You Can Cut Your Home's Carbon Emissions (NPR)

CEE's Field Training Supervisor Cheng Vang is featured on this NPR Life Kit offering steps for homeowners to reduce their carbon emissions. 

Media: Minneapolis program puts energy audits into hands of potential homebuyers (ENN)

The City of Minneapolis and CEE's Energy Disclosure Program has helped potential homebuyers find efficiency. 

News Release: City of Minneapolis Home Energy Disclosure Wins Innovation Award

The City of Minneapolis Home Energy Disclosure program, which is lead by CEE, was honored with a competitive Innovation Award from the Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (MEEA).

News Release: Governor Walz declares March 10 as ‘Clean Energy Business Day’

CEE sponsors this year's Virtual Clean Energy Business Day, declared March 10, 2021 by Governor Tim Walz. 

Media: RPU energy efficient tips to save money in your home (KIMT3 News)

CEE and Rochester Public Utilities team up with the Neighborhood Energy Challenge to help residents save energy and money in their homes. 

Media: Home Energy Squad comes to Northfield (KYMN Radio)

The City of Northfield is working with CEE's energy auditors to bring residents energy efficient home solutions. 

Media: Researching energy efficiency’s future in Minnesota (Finance & Commerce)

Minnesota organizations, including CEE, are utilizing the Conservation Applied Research Program funding to reduce retail energy sales and improve energy efficient technology throughout the state. 

CEE Testimony in Support of MN's Conservation Improvement Program

On February 25, CEE's Mike Bull provided testimony to the MN State Senate Energy Committee in support of the Conservation Improvement Program.

Media: Road Map Points the Way to Decarbonizing Buildings in the Midcontinent Region (GPI)

Audrey Partridge, CEE's regulatory policy manager, comments on equitable building decarbonization.