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Are you interested in learning what an eco-industrial park is and the details for one planned for Silver Bay? Would like to hear how Two Harbors High School installed a 2.8kW solar system? The public is invited to participate in these FREE events and learn more. The Northeast Region Clean Energy...
A variety of clean energy projects being led by students and faculty at both Bemidji State University and University of Minnesota-Crookston will be highlighted at a ½ day green campus forum at Bemidji State University on Tuesday, January 27th, from 1:00 to 4:30pm. The Clean Energy Resource Team (...
The Southwest Clean Energy Resource Team via the Southwest Regional Development Commission (SRDC) seeks to provide limited financial assistance for energy efficiency and/or renewable energy projects requiring technical assistance to organized youth groups in the SW CERT Region. Youth Programs may...
Randy, former director of the Community Office for Resource Efficiency (CORE), is one of the nation’s leading activists in promoting energy sustainability. CORE’s partnerships with electric utilities and local governments have led to remarkable accomplishments, including Colorado’...
CERTs 2009 will take place on February 10-11, 2009 in St. Cloud, MN. The event will kick off on the 10th with In-Depth Workshops and an evening reception, where we'll host the Clean + Green Film Festival.
We would like to invite your company to support the conference as a sponsor or exhibitor. As a supporter you will help make the conference a success and expose your business or organization to hundreds of people ready to make clean energy a reality.
Register Now! You can be a part of Minnesota's clean energy future! You can get energy efficiency and clean energy projects on the ground in your community! Whether you're a farmer, utility representative, school staff, local official, student, business owner--or member of any community--there is a...
The Southwest Regional Development Commission in Slayton, Minnesota has been awarded a 2008 Excellence in Regional Transportation Award from the National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) for the Wind Development, Roads, Bridges, and Land Use Initiative.* NADO is a Washington, DC-...
Do have an interest in solar thermal energy? Do you want to get a first-hand view of how the system works? The Southeast Clean Energy Resource Team (CERT), one of seven citizen-based teams from around the state, will provide a tour of Gustavus Adolphus’ Melva Line Interpretive Center and visit a...
Do you have an interest in a clean energy future through the use of solar energy? Would you like to learn about the most cost-effective changes you can make in your home to save on energy bills? Have you heard about “smart grid” technology but wondered what it meant? Join us October 20th for this...



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