Minneapolis Sustainability

350 S. 5th Street, Room 315M
Minneapolis, MN 55415
sustainability@minneapolismn.gov

energy-challenge

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Renewable Energy

MCC Solar PanelsIn the face of climate change and harmful pollution levels created by our current energy consumption, it is critical to use more renewable energy, including solar, wind, biomass and hydropower. Renewable energy contributes to energy security, stable energy pricing, climate change solutions, and green jobs.

Targets

  1. In municipal operations, increase renewable electricity to one megawatt by 2014.
     
  2. Citywide, permit 70 renewable energy projects annually by 2015.

Recent City & Community Activities

Last updated Feb 28, 2013