Skip to content

Energy News

Find news releases related to efficiency and clean energy, utility regulation, and energy assistance and weatherization programs. News releases date five years back. After five years, releases will automatically drop off of this page.

Results 61 - 65  (65 total results)

  • Department of Commerce supports Solar Rewards Program through 2015
    October 01, 2012 - Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman today has approved the Minnesota Electric and Natural Gas Conservation Improvement Plan submitted by Xcel Energy. The approved conservation improvement plan demonstrates clear financial benefits to participating consumers and a significant reduction in their energy consumption.
  • As record heat wave bears down on Minnesota, save money and energy
    July 03, 2012 - It hasn’t been this hot in 100 years. With a record heat wave bearing down on Minnesota ahead of the Fourth of July weekend, the Minnesota Department of Commerce is offering some simple tips to save money, conserve energy, and stay cool.
  • Minnesota joins regional effort to capture wind power in Great Lakes
    March 30, 2012 - As part of President Obama’s all of the above approach to energy, the Obama Administration today joined with the governors of Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, New York and Pennsylvania to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that will streamline the efficient and responsible development of offshore wind resources in the Great Lakes.
  • Minnesota receives an additional $29.2 million for Energy Assistance Program
    January 19, 2012 - Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman announced today that Minnesota will receive an additional $29.2 million in federal Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) funds for the Minnesota Energy Assistance Program (EAP). That brings the state’s total federal allocation this winter season to $116.8 million.
  • News Item Energy
    August 23, 2011 - News Item Energy
Pages 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7