solar energy

Cooperative effort will power Camp Ripley with 100-acre solar energy array By Terry Lehrke, News Editor   It was mostly sunny Wednesday — which fit in nicely with the ceremony celebrating a partnership between the Minnesota National Guard and Minnesota Power to power Camp Ripley with solar energy. Speakers called the event “historic” as the project will [...]

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Andrew Wright utilizing wood, solar and wind energy sources by Jennie Zeitler, Staff Writer When Andrew Wright first began looking for property north of the Twin Cities, the structure he had in mind to build on it was a two-car garage with an apartment above. What happened next is not anything like what he envisioned. Wright, [...]

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by Jennie Zeitler, Staff Writer Morrison County has been approached by a company looking into the construction of a 70-acre solar farm in District Three, approximately two miles north of the Little Falls Airport. Due to the lack of language that encompasses solar energy options, the county is formulating a new section for the current [...]

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By Jennie Zeitler, Staff Writer jennie.zeitler@mcrecord.com    Royalton Mayor Andrea Lauer has been awarded the 2012 Minnesota Women in City Government Leadership Award. Each year, one elected female city official and one appointed female city official are chosen from among nominations submitted from across the state. Winners are recognized for individual achievement in their city as [...]

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