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How Minnesota Farmers are Getting “Hurricane Ready” Ground Mounted Solar Power

Posted on: March 19th, 2015 by admin

When I was a kid, my parents would take me to the Minnesota State Fair.  My favorite part, was climbing around on all the farm equipment and huge trucks at [read more…]

Top 7 Reasons to Install Ground Mounted Solar PV

Posted on: January 12th, 2015 by admin

Solar is growing quickly across Minnesota. As more people from rural areas, farmers and businesses get solar, the question of what is the most cost effective and best value for [read more…]

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More Money and More Contribution – With Solar Power

Posted on: December 31st, 2014 by admin

Last Saturday I was drinking coffee and browsing through a local bookstore. My eye caught a book written about saving money by conserving gasoline.  Reaching to grab it… I sighed… [read more…]

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Drone Captures TruNorth Solar Install

Posted on: December 7th, 2014 by admin

Birds Eye View of Solar PV Install Captured by Drone If you want to see what solar would look like being installed on your house, check out this new video. [read more…]

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Minnesota Solar PV Incentives for 2015

Posted on: November 19th, 2014 by admin

If you have been curious about solar pv for your home, business, or non-profit and live in Xcel, Otter tail Power, Alliant Energy or Minnesota Power utility territories, here are [read more…]

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Why You Don’t Already Have Solar on Your Farm – Giving You Free Electricity

Posted on: August 27th, 2014 by admin

Last Saturday, I was sitting in the kitchen of a cattle rancher in southern Minnesota. We were talking about his life, his business and the challenges of farming. The thought [read more…]

How You Can Own Solar Power and Get Cash From Xcel Energy’s Solar Rewards Program

Posted on: May 14th, 2014 by admin

The Xcel Energy Solar Rewards Incentive Program is set to open in late May or June 2014 and is a rebate paid to you by Xcel Energy, over ten years, [read more…]

3 Common Questions for Residential Solar

Posted on: February 10th, 2014 by admin

Written By Cody Luebeck, TruNorth Solar’s Solar Ambassador Being a solar ambassador with TruNorth Solar, I find myself chatting with folks who are constantly curious on how solar works in [read more…]

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The New Minnesota Solar Rebate Menu – “What you need to know’”

Posted on: September 20th, 2013 by admin

Written by Cody Luebeck, TruNorth Solar’s Solar Ambassador The solar industry in Minnesota has experienced a boom in recent years.  Thanks to various rebate and incentive programs, solar has become [read more…]

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Saving Money as a Small Business Owner With Solar

Posted on: August 22nd, 2013 by admin

Written by Cody Luebeck, TruNorth Solar’s Solar Ambassador One of the hardest things to do in today’s economy as a small business owner is finding ways to save money.  As [read more…]