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Media: Crystal offers financing for maintenance, energy improvements (Sun Post)

The city of Crystal highlights details on financial assistance they can provide to homeowners through Center for Energy and Environment. 

Media: Xcel to speed up $3B in clean energy spending (Utility Dive)

Policy Director Mike Bull comments on Xcel Energy's proposal of $3 billion in energy investments for COVID 19 economic recovery. 

Statement: Minnesota utility stimulus filings for economic recovery

CEE's Mike Bull responds to utility filings designed to assist in Minnesota's economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Media: Minnesota Power to reach 50% renewables in 2021 with Canadian hydropower (Utility Dive)

CEE's Policy Director, Mike Bull, comments on Minnesota Power's transition to renewable energy. 

News Release: CEE earns an ENERGY STAR Certified Homes Market Leader Award

CEE has earned an ENERGY STAR Certified Homes Market Leader Award in recognition of its continued commitment to providing homebuyers with ENERGY STAR certified homes.

Statement: In pursuit of equity and justice

CEE stands with our employees, partners, and the communities we serve in support of justice and equity for all, and opposing police brutality, violence, and racial injustice in any form.

Media: Energy auditors pay a virtual visit to home (Finance & Commerce)

Finance & Commerce highlights Home Energy Squad's new virtual visits as a sustainable opportunity. 

Media: Efficiency efforts are going virtual (Yale Climate Connections)

"With house calls off-limits in parts of the U.S., efficiency experts find new ways to help households conserve energy", reports Yale Climate Connections.

Media: Menomonie, Xcel partner on clean energy (Leader-Telegram)

Menomonie City Council agrees to go forward with Partners in Energy planning process for the city's future energy use. 

Media: Home Energy Squad offers virtual visits (Forest Lake Times)

Forest Lake Times reports on the benefits of Home Energy Squad's new virtual energy visits, available for Forest Lake, Columbus, Linwood, Scandia, and Wyoming residents.