All Energy Solar
There’s a lot to celebrate this Earth Day when it comes to solar power and other renewable energies. It’s as if there’s a competition to see who can set the most aspirational goals to decrease and eliminate dependence on fossil fuels, as well as the emissions, waste and pollution they leave behind.
First, there’s two of Minnesota’s largest electricity providers — Xcel Energy and Minnesota Power — pursuing 100% carbon-free energy by 2050. Then Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz has proposed a series of policies that would bring the state to 100% carbon-free electricity by 2040.
President Joe Biden has set a goal of 100% renewable energy in the power sector by 2035, with the expectation that wind and solar energy will also be