Minnesota is part of the national movement to create combustion fuels from sources besides petroleum, natural gas, or coal. The MPCA is involved in the regulation and permitting of biofuels facilities in the state.
Tips for consumers
We can reduce our energy use by improving the efficiency of our homes, driving less and by being intentional about what we buy.
Cleaner diesel fuel coupled with newer clean diesel engines means reduced air pollution.
Minnesota is among the leading states in trying to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions.
The state's Division of Energy Resources website offers resources for energy policy, reports, and educational materials for consumers.