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December 15, 2015

How to Get Solar Power in Minnesota Without a Rooftop System

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  • Started by  Melanie Kelly

By Austin Gangestad, SunShare Subscriber Community Solar is a great option Life always has a funny way of timing its opportunities. A few months ago, Austin Gangestad and his fiancée had the grand ambition of purchasing a ‘Tiny Home’, the most recent minimalist housing trend. Ideally, they wanted to install solar panels onto their Tiny

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December 08, 2015

Top 10 Green Gift Ideas

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  • Started by  Melanie Kelly

  The holiday gifting countdown has already begun. With US Postal Service shipping deadlines fast approaching, we thought we’d put together a list of green gift ideas that will put you in good graces with all your recipients, but also help save our planet in the process. Oh, and those shipping deadlines are as follows

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December 07, 2015

Guide to the Paris Climate Summit, COP21

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  • Started by  Melanie Kelly

We all know by now that there is a Climate Change Summit happening right now in Paris with leaders from all over the world. But what really is happening, and what are the goals of the Paris Climate Summit that is also being referred to also as COP21? We have put together this handy guide

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December 01, 2015

How does Community Solar work?

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  • Started by  Isabel McCan

We get asked a lot about community solar, and how it works. So how does community solar work? We want to not only provide details about how it functions, but also how it benefits you and your community. Most of us inherently know how solar works. Maybe not the scientific details, but overall we know

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November 18, 2015

Why the Buhrs of Minneapolis Chose Community Solar

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  • Started by  Melanie Kelly

Dan Buhr of Minneapolis and his wife visited friends in California last year and for the first time, they saw a rooftop solar installation up close on their friend’s home. “Our friends love their panels. They offset their home’s energy from fossil fuels, and save money in the process Seeing their friends’ satisfaction inspired the

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