No Xcel Rate Hike

Zoom

Energy is at the heart of neighborhood economic health and well-being in St. Paul and in all parts of our state. And yet, Xcel Energy wants to raise residential electricity rates by 21%! Join us for this webinar to learn more about this rate increase, network with others, brainstorm ways to get the word out,…

Recurring Event Reparations Learning Table

Reparations: What are they?

Zoom

Learn about the movement for reparations in the United States, including how reparations with Black and Indigenous communities may differ, and how reparations are related to but different from charity. Through this shared experience, we will explore how a tool called the Reparatory Eco Map can help us move from conceptual discussions about reparations to…

Study Circle: “Solar on Schools”

Zoom

Interested in learning more about legislation around economic development and climate justice? MNIPL is hosting study circles on two legislative bills that we want passed in 2023. Join our study group on January 18 to learn about the “Solar on Schools” bill. This bill was originally passed by the Minnesota Legislature in 2021 with grants…

Recurring Event Be the Spark Winter 2023

Be the Spark Winter 2023

Zoom

Be the Spark is a great way to bring your team together for climate action. Get tools and practices that help you inspire your congregation, focus your purpose, and identify tangible actions for successes you can celebrate. Our Winter 2023 series will meet online over four Thursday evenings:  January 19 & 26, February 9 & 16.

Update on Line 5

Zoom

During MNIPL's policy team meeting, guests Scott Russell and Devon Cupery will give a presentation on the status of the Line 5 pipeline campaign in Michigan and Wisconsin. All are welcome to attend!

Recurring Event Reparations Learning Table

Reparations: Why now and why MNIPL?

Zoom

In our climate justice work, we often talk about divestment from dangerous and destructive systems, but what can we invest in? Reparations are a deep part of our commitment to healing in the world. The systems that exploit fossil fuels at our expense were built through enslaved labor and Native land theft. Reparations are intertwined…

Recurring Event Be the Spark Winter 2023

Be the Spark Winter 2023

Zoom

Be the Spark is a great way to bring your team together for climate action. Get tools and practices that help you inspire your congregation, focus your purpose, and identify tangible actions for successes you can celebrate. Our Winter 2023 series will meet online over four Thursday evenings:  January 19 & 26, February 9 & 16.

Recurring Event Voices for Climate Song Circles

Voices for Climate Song Circle – January 2023

Climate Justice Art Hub 2500 W. University Ave, St. Paul

Join our inaugural Voices for Climate Song Circle with a special singing art build! No need to be a “singer” or an “artist.” This will be a fun event where all are welcome, including kids and families! Sarina Partridge will lead simple songs to build community, and artists will help us create signs and banners.…

Study Circle: “Green Bank”

Zoom

Interested in learning more about legislation around economic development and climate justice? MNIPL is hosting study circles on legislative bills that we want passed in 2023. Join our study group on February 1 to learn about the “Green Bank” bill. A Green Bank bridges financing gaps in clean energy and is run by the state…