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Media: Staff present benefits of CIP to lawmakers, community members (NWCT)

CEE staff met with program advocates, lawmakers and community members to share success story and get the word out about the benefit Conservation Improvement Programs have on local communities. 

Leading companies collaborate to launch new circular economy initiative

CEE is among more than 25 for-profit and nonprofit businesses announcing the Minnesota Sustainable Growth Coalition

Media: Renewable power experts encourage St. Peter residents to pursue solar (St. Peter Herald)

CEE's manager of strategic relations Joe Sullivan is quoted in an article covering the discussion of more solar in St. Peter, Minnesota. 

Media: The Minnesota Solar Experiment — Solar in Minnesota? (RenewableEnergyWorld.com)

CEE's director of policy and communications Mike Bull is quoted in an article on Minnesota solar energy policy.

Media: Utility helps communities reach out on energy (Midwest Energy News)

With CEE as MN program implementer, Xcel Energy helps communities create energy plans that engage residents and businesses to reduce power and promote renewables.

MN Housing lists CEE among top-producing fix up lenders

Minnesota Housing lists nonprofit CEE's Lending Center among the state's top-producing fix up lenders.

CEE among 14 projects for $14M investment from US Dept of Energy

CEE's aerosol sealant project is among those selected for funding aimed at increasing the efficiency of our nation's homes and buildings, part of the Administration’s effort to cut energy waste and double energy productivity by 2030.

Staff Participating in Electricity Innovation Lab

Mike Bull and Jenny Edwards from CEE are attending Rocky Mountain Institute's third annual Electricity Innovation Lab (eLab) accelerator event.

News Release: Major State-Funded Pilot in Minnesota for Aquanta Water Heater Controller

Sunnovations is partnering with Gas Technology Institute and Center for Energy and Environment in year-long field trial.

CEE's President Chris Duffrin receives Sustainable Saint Paul Award

Duffrin is among 13 businesses, individuals, and organizations who received a 2016 Sustainable Saint Paul Award in April