Bloomington, MN - Minnesota Environmental Initiative’s (MEI) second session of the 2010 Business and Environment Series will provide attendees with an overview of renewable energy options and a roadmap and decision-making tools to enable scaled application of various renewable energy technologies. A panel of business leaders will also share case studies describing their own experiences implementing renewables. In addition, each attendee will have the opportunity to develop strategies for possible application in their company.
Minneapolis, MN - The Midwest is one of the nation's most valuable renewable energy regions. In this conference, leading renewable energy professionals address opportunities and challenges for developers including the business and regulatory environment for renewables in the Midwest.
The Minnesota Department of Commerce Office of Energy Security (OES) requests proposals from Minnesota school districts and local governments for the Local Government Renewable Energy Grant Program funded by the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act of 2009 and authorized by Laws of Minnesota 2009, Chapter 138, Article 3, Section 5. Grants will be awarded competitively to eligible school districts and local governments for the following technologies and amounts:
St. Paul, MN - This year's E3 conference takes place Tuesday, November 30 at the Saint Paul RiverCentre. E3 2010 keynote speakers include energy policy expert Daniel Kammen and U.S. Department of Commerce Assistant Secretary Nicole Y. Lamb-Hale. Conference topics will include:
Morris, MN - The University of Minnesota West Central Research and Outreach Center is hosting a coach bus tour of community-scale renewable energy systems located in west central Minnesota. When considered as a whole, these renewable energy systems present a globally unique learning opportunity.
St. Paul, MN - The Minnesota Trade Office is pleased to partner with the University of Minnesota's Initiative for Renewable Energy and Environment to offer "The Business of Smart Grid-Benefits for Minnesota's Companies and Workforce."
The Association of Minnesota Counties is a voluntary statewide organization that assists the state’s 87 counties in providing effective county governance to the people of Minnesota. It is the mission of the Association to assist in the provision of effective county governance for the people of Minnesota. The association works closely with the legislative and administrative branches of government in seeing that legislation and policies favorable to counties are enacted. In addition, the Association provides educational programs, training, research and communications for county officials.
Minnesota - Rebates of up to $10,000 are now available for Minnesota homeowners that install qualifying small wind turbine systems. Reservations are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Some states have rebates for Small Wind Energy Systems, and the number of programs have increased with funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.
If your state is not listed below, then check the the Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency (DSIRE) web site to review programs for your state.
Emerging Renewables Program
California Energy Commission - Consumer Energy Center
Solar And Wind Energy Rebate Program
Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity
Commonwealth Wind Incentive Program
Massachusetts Renewable Energy Trust
Minnesota Small Wind Turbine Rebate for Residences
Minnesota Office of Energy Security
Renewable Energy Incentive Program
New Jersey's Clean Energy Program
On-Site or Small Wind Incentives
New York State Energy Research and Development Authority