POLICY

MNIPL is proud to engage congregations in meaningful, systemic action for climate justice at the state and federal levels. We know the importance of using our faith and moral voices to push our leaders to create bold climate policy solutions. Learn more in this climate policy overview.

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Want to help advocate for policy initiatives that address the climate crisis? Are you interested in mobilizing communities of faith and spirituality to push for a 100% renewable and equitable future for all?

A team of volunteers and staff meets regularly to do just that. Come for one meeting or join us regularly. Everyone is welcome! Email [email protected] to let us know you're interested in being part of the Policy Team! Click here for upcoming policy meetings.

2022 Inflation Reduction Act

The Inflation Reduction Act includes huge benefits for solar energy and other critical climate change provisions. MNIPL has offered webinars and presentations about this federal legislation and how congregations and communities have new opportunities to save on energy efficiency and renewable energy projects. Here are some recent recordings:

Policy Blog Posts

Youth ‘N Power’s message remains true and powerful despite Federal Court ruling

October 14, 2022

Last week, a federal court in Washington D.C. said that the Army Corps of Engineers’ oversight of Line 3 was good enough—even though Enbridge’s tar-sand oil pipeline breached three different…

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Update on Minnesota Power’s SolarSense Program

October 13, 2022

On October 6, 2022, the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (PUC) held a hearing regarding Minnesota Power and their SolarSense program. MNIPL participated with organizational partners Sierra Club, Vote Solar, and…

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