MN Power Pushes To Provide More Clean Energy

Minnesota Power has set a goal to reduce carbon emission by 80% by 2035 and be 100% carbon-free by 2050.

DULUTH, Minn. – Minnesota Power plans to provide more clean energy in the future for the region.

The energy company is looking to go carbon-free.

The plans include adding about 400 megawatts of wind and solar energy resources.

They will also be transitioning from using coal at one of its energy centers.

“We hit a key milestone. We hit 50% renewable energy. A leader in the state and the first in the state. Very few have hit that milestone,” said Julie Pierce, the vice president of strategy and planning for Minnesota Power.

Minnesota Power has set a goal to reduce carbon emission by 80% by 2035 and be 100% carbon-free by 2050.

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