In September 2014, the BlueGreen Alliance profiled the natural gas distribution system of Minnesota and examined efforts to repair leak-prone pipes within the system.
Safety advocates renew push for safeguarding communities and workplaces and more in the Green Jobs Source for September 29.
On a beautiful summer morning on Minnesota’s Iron Range last week, local union members met with U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan to talk about the need to repair America’s infrastructure systems and make large, industrial energy users in Minnesota more efficient.
Leaders Gather for Iron Range Roundtable Discussion on Repairing Minnesota’s Infrastructure and Improving Industrial Efficiency
A provision in the supplemental budget bill passed this year will allow the Minnesota Department of Commerce to work with manufacturers, health care facilities, and other businesses to help fund energy efficiency projects with low-interest financing.
Labor and environmental leaders today released a new report in Rochester, MN showing an estimated 114,000 jobs could be created across Minnesota’s economy by making much-needed investments in the basic systems we rely on everyday.