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News Release: Minneapolis makes building energy use more transparent

A new report benchmarking energy use in City of Minneapolis' buildings finds large potential for energy savings.

CEE Statement: Natural gas legislation clears way to cut Xcel Energy emissions 60% by 2030

CEE applauds Governor Dayton's approval of HF 133.

CEE's Erik Ennen appointed to NALMCO board of directors

CEE's Erik Ennen has been appointed to the board of directors of NALMCO, the International Association of Lighting Management Companies.

Media: Home Energy Squad helps maximize energy efficiency in every season (Messenger)

The many benefits of Home Energy Squad Enhanced are discussed in a Minneapolis neighborhood news article.

Media: The suburbs are leading the charge on energy efficiency (StarTribune)

Xcel Energy's Partners in Energy Program, of which CEE is an implementer of, is mentioned in a Star Tribune article. 

Xcel Energy's Partners in Energy wins Inspiring Efficiency Award

CEE is the Minnesota program implementer of Xcel Energy's Partners in Energy.

Media: States to keep utility model under a microscope in 2017

POLITICO article references Minnesota's e21 initiative, co-led by CEE and Great Plains Institute.

Report Released: Using an Aerosol Sealant to Reduce Multifamily Envelope Air Leakage

This research demonstrated and modelled air leakage reduction and energy savings from air sealing new multifamaily units using the aeroseal process.

Media: Sustainable: Reducing the energy waste of 'plugload' (Finance & Commerce)

Finance & Commerce looks at the success of the commercial plug load study CEE worked on with Seventhwave and LHB.

CEE Statement on MN PUC appointments of Nancy Lange and Katie Sieben

CEE celebrates the appointments of Nancy Lange to Chair of the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission, and of Katie Sieben to become the PUC's fifth commissioner.