Information on energy legislative initiatives in Minnesota.
The 2013 session concluded with multiple new policies affecting future distributed generation development in the state.
Information on energy legislation initiatives events and program deadlines.
Presentations and other outreach materials relating to a variety of energy initiatives.
Information about the Community Solar Gardens program administer by Xcel Energy.
An Incentive program for consumers who install PV and solar thermal systems using solar modules and collectors certified as manufactured in Minnesota
Energy Legislative Initiatives related reports and studies.
Legislation passed in 2013 requires the department to establish a solar value methodology
Legislation passed in 2013 requires the Department of Commerce to establish a solar value methodology, to develop the scope for a Minnesota Energy Future Study on how the state can transition to a sustainable energy system, and to conduct public meetings that result in a report with recommendations on the statewide energy savings goal. A number of public stakeholder meetings have been established to meet those goals.
Note: Please register for each event separately. All events listed are free and open to the public, however, pre-registration is requested.
Minnesota Senate Bill Information - Basic Search (revisor.mn.gov)
Note: Search by committee - Committees where bills could be referred would likely be Commerce; Environment and Energy; Finance.
Minnesota House of Representatives Bill Information - Basic Search (revisor.mn.gov)
Note: Search by committee - Committees where bills would be referred would likely be Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy; and Energy Policy.