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How Going Solar Could Pay Off For Twin Cities Homeowners

A change in state law has led to a major change in the way Minnesota rewards people who put solar panels on their homes. Instead of giving a rebate when you install, you get money for producing power.

09/24/2014

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This Minn. Farm Is Bringing Solar Power To Its Community

A Minnesota farm is helping people power their homes and businesses with solar energy without having to put panels on their roof. Eichten’s Cheese Farm in Chisago County is about to become one of Minnesota’s biggest community solar gardens.

08/07/2014

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Colo. Holds Hearing On Xcel’s Solar Panel Proposal

Colorado’s Public Utilities Commission will be hearing from the public on Xcel Energy’s plans for ensuring solar and other renewable sources remain part of the state’s power mix. A key issue at Monday’s public comment session is expected to be an Xcel proposal for what it calls more transparency.

02/03/2014

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Newest Habitat For Humanity House Is ‘Net Zero’

For those of us who face high winter heating and electric bills it seems impossible to live in a home that won’t have them. And that’s a very real possibility for the owners of the newest Habitat for Humanity home in north Minneapolis.

12/19/2013

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Solar Is Big Business At The Living Green Expo

The latest in eco-friendly technology will be on display at The Living Green Expo, which opens this weekend on the Minnesota State Fairgrounds.

05/04/2012

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St. Paul Unveils ‘Green’ Parking Ramp

St. Paul lawmakers unveiled an array of solar panels Monday that will help the RiverCentre’s parking ramp go greener when combined with its new, energy-efficient lights and electric car charging stations.

10/17/2011

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Minneapolis High School Goes Green, Installs Solar Panels

Edison High School in Minneapolis is going green.

10/13/2011

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St. Paul Mayor To Unveil Large Solar Installation

The installation of a large collection of solar panels atop the St. Paul RiverCentre is complete.

03/17/2011

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