We could probably all use a little help cutting down on energy costs, considering the average Minnesotan will spend around $700 this winter heating their homes.
The Colorado Office of Consumer Counsel is closely studying Xcel Energy Inc.’s request for a $141.9 million electricity rate hike, which would raise the typical residential customer’s monthly bill by about 6 percent.
Don’t let Thursday’s cold temperatures make you worry about winter heating costs, you could soon be getting a rebate from Xcel Energy.
A University of Minnesota energy economist has developed an online tool to help car-shoppers decide if an alternative vehicle is right for them.
The University of Minnesota unveiled a giant wind turbine on Tuesday at its U-More Park facility in Rosemount.
Investing in a few high-tech gadgets can really help you cut down on your energy bills.
The power of the sun will soon play a larger role in education at a Twin Cities school.
State regulators on Wednesday approved construction of a 105-megawatt wind turbine farm in west-central North Dakota, and began reviewing three other wind projects that developers want to build next year.
The Obama administration wants to speed up permitting and construction of seven proposed electric transmission lines in 12 states, as it moves to create jobs and modernize the nation’s power grid.
The Duluth Seaway Port Authority has passed a milestone: more than 1 million tons of wind turbine components have shipped through the port.
Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann claimed Saturday that the United States has more fuel resources than any other country, but blamed what she termed “radical environmentalists” for bottling up American energy policy.
What uses the most electricity in your home? A recent study says cable TV boxes and DVRs (digital video recorders) may actually use more power than an efficient refrigerator.
One of the largest community wind power developments in Minnesota has celebrated its grand opening.
A group that backs the expanded use of solar power in Minnesota is kicking off a short-film contest.
Attorney General Lori Swanson says Centerpoint Energy is to blame for a “spike” in some people’s gas prices.