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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 announces $3 billion investment in MN, creating 5,000 jobs

The proposed projects would create around 5,000 jobs as the company looks to help with COVID-19 economy relief.

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Major MN electricity provider to shut coal plant, invest in wind power

Great River Energy has announced it will close its North Dakota coal plant several years earlier than planned.

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St. Paul energy utility stops burning coal

District Energy heats and cools hundreds of homes in and around downtown.

Governor Walz reveals plan for 100% clean energy in MN by 2050

The governor has laid out a path for the state's electricity sector over the next 30 years.

Minnesota is beating other Midwest states at creating clean energy jobs

Minnesota is now home to almost 60,000 clean energy sector workers.

No need for a new MN pipeline, state agency says

Commerce Dept. opposes Enbridge line but they don't have final say