MNIPL In the News: 2021

Local View: Declaring a climate emergency not enough; now Duluth needs to make good on its goals, Duluth News Tribune, May 13, 2021. Opinion piece co-signed by Bret Pence, MNIPL's Northern Minnesota Director.

Minnesota Power planning fast-charge EV stations — for residents and tourists, Star Tribune, April 9, 2021. Includes quote from Bret Pence, MNIPL's Greater Minnesota director, who largely affirms the proposal, but questions its size and scope and is glad the public can provide input to improve it.

HEATED comes to Minnesota; meets with Rita Chamblin, an MNIPL liaison, and visits the Line 3 pipeline, March 31, 2021. Note: This article is for paid subscribers, so a PDF is linked. Please support independent climate journalism.

Minnesota Power pledges no carbon by 2050, zero coal by 2035, MINNPost, January 12, 2021. The Duluth utility announces its plans to expand wind and solar generation and eliminate coal; includes perspective from Bret Pence, MNIPL's Northern Minnesota Director.

More arrests made at Enbridge Line 3, Aitkin Age, January 6, 2021. Biased account of MNIPL's and other organization's presence for protest and prayer.