Xcel To Retire Last 2 Coal-Burning Plants By 2030Three years from now Xcel will complete its largest wind expansion, producing a third of the company's power production.
Consumers Expected To Spend $150B On Sustainable Products In Next 2 YearsNielsen’s study shows almost half -- 48 percent -- of people would likely spend more to lessen their impact on the environment.
Report: State Buildings, Fleets Making Progress Toward Sustainability GoalsA new Enterprise Sustainability report shows Minnesota is more than halfway to reaching its goal toward reducing 30 percent of its greenhouse gas emissions from state buildings and fleets by 2027. The sustainability goals were set by Gov. Mark Dayton in 2017.
Target To Introduce New Organic ProductsPeople who like to go organic will soon have more options at Target. Target said it's planning to double its offering of organic and sustainable products this year from a little more than 100 to more than 200.
Hyatt Regency Rooftop Has Minneapolis AbuzzAll week, the WCCO Morning Show is taking you stories above the metro and showing off some of the coolest rooftops in the Twin Cities. For Tuesday, Edward Moody found a rooftop the inhabitants of which ought to have Minneapolis abuzz.
Beyond Bounds: Dribbling 400 Miles Across MN For Social ChangeI'll be honest. Yes, it's my job to research and report on amazing stories such as the duo who'll traverse Minnesota's 400 miles by dribbling from International Falls to the Iowa border, as part of a fundraiser to construct an inner city soccer pitch, complete with urban gardens to promote a community's health, and even pride.
Organic Food And Farming Leader To Speak At 'U'A national leader in the organic food and farming movement will speak at the University of Minnesota about water and the challenges facing agriculture.
Movie Blog: Eco-Films At St. Anthony, Bell MuseumEarth Day is still a couple months away, but we've reached the point in winter where we're all entirely ready to accelerate our arrival to springtime, by any means necessary.
General Mills Eyes 2015 Environmental Goals