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Carbon Emissions

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Minnesota Power to retire coal plants, plans to be carbon-free by 2050

It will retire and convert its remaining two coal plants by 2035.

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Xcel Energy announces major drive to increase electric vehicles in MN

It aims to put 1.5 million EVs on roads in the eight states it covers by 2030.

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University of Minnesota-Morris says it now has a net zero carbon footprint

A national leader in sustainability, the campus says it has achieved full carbon neutrality

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St. Paul replaces 10 public works vehicles with cleaner alternatives

The city says the change is equal to taking more than 20,000 cars off the road.