Minnesota lawmakers hope ombudsperson can help defuse solar interconnection disputes

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Solar developers for years have raised complaints about how utilities process requests to connect to the electric grid. A new state position aims to help resolve those conflicts. Minnesota solar developers frustrated with the process of connecting projects to the electric grid will soon have a new place to turn to answer questions and resolve […]

Minnesota solar rebate extension gives installers longer runway to reach lower-income customers

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After a history of two-year renewals, state lawmakers extended funding for a rooftop solar rebate program through 2035, which industry leaders say will offer long-term financial certainty. The “solar-coaster” is about to get a little smoother for Minnesota solar installers. State lawmakers this spring extended funding for a rooftop solar rebate program through 2035, bucking […]

First Lutheran Church raises $138,000 for sustainable solar initiative


With all $138,000 of the project fully funded by First Lutheran Church members, the solar panels are expected to offset about 20% of the church’s energy consumption. BEMIDJI — Those driving along Bemidji Avenue this week may have spotted a work crew installing an array of solar panels on the roof of Bemidji’s iconic First […]

Marketing Manager Job Opening

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NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR MARKETING MANAGER JULY 2, 2024 The Company: TruNorth Solar is a rapidly growing Residential and Commercial Solar Installation and Service Company operating in Arden Hills, MN.  We are looking for a Marketing Manager who can “own” all elements of the Marketing Engine and leverage it to drive significant growth primarily through […]