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by Will Nissen

Blog: Solar Policy, an Energy Bright Spot this Session
June 17, 2013
Article: If It Has to be Shipped, Use Rail
December 13, 2012
Blog: Comparing Energy Industries on a Level Playing Field
December 03, 2012
Article: Clear Price Needed for Solar Juice
November 29, 2012
Blog: Wind Benefits Conservative Areas Most
November 26, 2012
Article: Offense Takes the Field for Workers
November 20, 2012
Blog: Coal’s Global Future
November 16, 2012
Article: Energy Policy in Minnesota’s New Political Landscape
November 15, 2012
Article: A Hard Look at Minnesota’s Coal Plants
November 07, 2012
Article: Solar Options for the Roof Challenged
November 01, 2012
Blog: Government Predictability, Not Abolition, Helps Businesses
October 30, 2012
Blog: U.S. Coal Becoming A Global Commodity
October 23, 2012
Article: Animating Minnesota’s Energy Future
October 22, 2012
Article: Low Heating Prices Don’t Equal Savings
October 18, 2012
Blog: The Cooperative Model Goes Solar
October 16, 2012
Blog: CleanTech Open Showcases Emerging Technologies
October 15, 2012
Blog: Energy Diversity Keeps Lights on, Bills Steady
October 10, 2012
Article: Mending the Nation’s Patchwork Energy Policy
October 04, 2012
Blog: Milwaukee Shines, a Bright Idea for MN
October 03, 2012
Blog: Shutdown Highlights A Future Without Nuclear
October 01, 2012
Blog: Extending Solar Rewards, a Step in The Right Direction
September 26, 2012
Article: Leaving the Coal Paradigm Behind
September 20, 2012
Blog: Downtown Ballparks Spinning Wind
September 18, 2012
Blog: Tax Credits Spur Foreign Wind Investment
September 17, 2012
Blog: Coal’s Inefficiency
September 11, 2012
Blog: Birds-Eye View Of Our Biking Community
September 06, 2012
Article: Fixing Old Law Opens New Energy Paths
September 06, 2012
Blog: Oil in an Oil-Less State
September 04, 2012
Blog: The Wind Production Tax Credit And Electricity Rates
August 29, 2012
Blog: Keep MN’s Winds of Progress Blowing
August 27, 2012
Blog: Church Highlights Pros Of Solar, Cons Of Policy
August 24, 2012
Article: Two Shutdowns Highlight Aging Nuclear Plants
August 23, 2012
Blog: Push For Less Waste in St. Paul
August 15, 2012
Blog: Coal’s Decline Has Come To Minnesota
August 13, 2012
Article: Some Background on Mining
August 09, 2012
Blog: Fossil Fuel, Nuclear Impact On Water
August 07, 2012
Blog: Today’s World Of Research and Reporting
August 06, 2012
Blog: A Battle Over The Wind Production Tax Credit In Iowa
August 02, 2012
Blog: After India, A Look At Our Own System
August 01, 2012
Blog: Minnesota’s Public Lands Under Attack
July 30, 2012
Article: With New Mining, The Choice is Ours
July 26, 2012
Blog: Putting Energy Solutions In Your Hands
July 25, 2012
Blog: If Building New, Renewables Way to Go
July 20, 2012
Blog: Renewable Energy Policy Toolkit: Part 3
July 18, 2012
Blog: Wind Tax Break Worth Extending
July 12, 2012
Article: Minnesota vs. N. Dakota: Who’s more energy diverse?
July 12, 2012
Article: Finding a New Way to Pay for Roads
June 28, 2012
Blog: Renewable Energy Policy Toolkit: Part 2
June 27, 2012
Blog: Renewable Energy Policy Toolkit: Part 1
June 26, 2012
Blog: Gas and Oil Boom Hits Minnesota and Wisconsin
June 25, 2012
Blog: 80% Renewables by 2050 is Feasible
June 20, 2012
Blog: Looking Ahead, Xcel Energy Should Investigate Diversification
June 18, 2012
Article: Energy Storage R&D Key to Renewables
June 14, 2012
Blog: Wind Energy’s Growing Pains
June 12, 2012
Blog: Energy in Alaska
June 08, 2012
Blog: Power of Your Vote Impacts Your Power
May 31, 2012
Article: Coal’s Gold Watch
May 31, 2012
Blog: Ford Site Could Focus on Solar
May 29, 2012
Blog: Looking at Wind’s Future
May 25, 2012
Blog: Fighting the Walmart Mentality of Energy Use
May 23, 2012
Blog: Fracking Down on Coal
May 21, 2012
Blog: Smart Meters Allow For Smarter Grid
May 21, 2012
Blog: Coal’s Changing Landscape
May 17, 2012
Article: What’s in Ramsey County’s Wind?
May 16, 2012
Blog: The Lunker
May 15, 2012
Blog: Progress on Our Doorstep: Green Space on the Rails
May 11, 2012
Blog: Despite Campaign Talk, Gas Prices and Domestic Drilling Unrelated
May 07, 2012
Article: A Tax Credit Worth Extending
May 03, 2012
Blog: Ramsey County Gets F for its Air, and not for “Fresh”
April 30, 2012
Blog: North Dakota Sues Minnesota Over NGEA
April 25, 2012
Article: Sensible Incentives: Enabling Energy Efficiency in Rental Housing
April 19, 2012
Blog: In the Big Picture, Energy Efficiency Savings in Schools Add Up
April 12, 2012
Blog: Transmission Poses Long-term Barrier for Wind Industry
April 10, 2012
Blog: Wind Production Tax Credit Needs Extension Now
April 05, 2012
Blog: Big Wind Meets Small Town
February 14, 2012
Article: Renewable Energy and Health: Me, Myself and I
February 13, 2012
Blog: After Anderson Rejection, Senate Needs Reality Check
February 01, 2012
Blog: Solar Energy Highlights Flexibility of RES
January 30, 2012
Blog: Keystone Decision Buys Much Needed Time
January 23, 2012
Blog: Underground Wind Turbines? You Betcha
January 19, 2012
Blog: The Lure of Manure
January 13, 2012
Blog: No More Ethanol Tax Break
January 09, 2012
Article: Stadium or Not, Environmental Concerns Remain At Arden Hills
January 09, 2012
Blog: MPUC Cleans Up Big Stone
December 22, 2011
Blog: Vikings or Not, Arden Hills Site Important
December 16, 2011
Blog: Energy Efficiency a Win-Win
December 08, 2011