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CEE lighting expert co-develops lighting controls certification with NALMCO

CEE facility services manager Erik Ennen served as a lead contributor to the development and recent roll-out of the lighting industry's first certification program for lighting controls professionals.

Minneapolis Recognizes High Performing Commercial Buildings

Six awards were given for reducing climate change pollution.

CEE seeks artist collaborator for Northern Spark Arts Festival

We encourage artists to apply to collaborate with CEE to design and create a project that communicates the big impact of our "little" energy-related choices.

News Release: Two nonprofits merge for greater reach and impact

CEE and Neighborhood Energy Connection Announce Plans to Merge in 2017 

Media: Minneapolis, St. Paul energy conservation nonprofits merge (StarTribune)

StarTribune article on CEE and NEC's plan to merge in 2017, for larger reach and impact.

Media: Twice as efficient? St. Paul and Minneapolis energy nonprofits to merge (Pioneer Press)

Pioneer Press article on CEE and NEC's plan to merge in 2017, for larger reach and impact.

News Release: Grant to advance Minnesota’s solar energy progress (MN DOC)

CEE is a partner in Minnesota Commerce Department's U.S. Department of Energy SunShot grant that will help achieve the energy goal of 10% solar by 2030.

Media: Programs help take the heat off buying a new, better furnace (Post Bulletin)

Article highlighting CEE's Lending Center for residential and commercial loans. 

CEE's Statement on PUC approval of Xcel Energy Resource Plan

"Today is a great day for Xcel Energy customers in the upper Midwest."

Media: Building upgrades give downtown St. Paul smaller energy footprint (MPR)

Director of Engineering Mark Hancock is interviewed about CEE's approach to recommissioning of large buildings to improve energy efficiency.