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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.

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.

3M says its Twin Cities HQ will go 100% renewable on Friday

It's committed to making the rest of its facilities powered by renewable energy too.

Google considers building $600M data center in central Minnesota

Other cities are in the running, but Xcel Energy is hopeful of landing the search engine giant.

Minnesota is beating other Midwest states at creating clean energy jobs

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

Xcel sets sights on hitting wind energy milestone

In four years, it could have enough wind energy to power every home in Minnesota.