Energy

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.

Electricity and the environment

We can reduce our energy use by improving the efficiency of our homes, driving less and by being intentional about what we buy.

Energy projects

The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency works with area utility companies to reduce emissions from their power plants.

Clean diesel

Cleaner diesel fuel coupled with newer clean diesel engines means reduced air pollution.

Climate change

Minnesota is among the leading states in trying to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Generators

Generators are most commonly used by sporting events, food trucks, and other short term or emergency events.

Related links

The state's Division of Energy Resources website offers resources for energy policy, reports, and educational materials for consumers.