Fuel For Thought

Dan Haugen

NABERS: Australian For Efficiency

Honeywell says Minnesota could boost commercial building efficiency by importing an energy policy from Down Under.

by Dan Haugen

Saving Currents And Currency

How Minnesota makes conservation pay for utilities—and how we could do more.

Picking Up The PACE

A Minnesota program could make it easier for businesses to improve their energy efficiency.

Power Crisis

As the economy rebounds, what if energy use doesn’t?

Can Consumers Save Ethanol?

That’s what the ethanol industry is hoping. And it’s enlisting the help of Nascar.

Cool Innovation

A Plymouth company works to create the country’s most efficient air conditioner.

Free The Sun!

A state law that helped Minnesota get a jump-start on renewable energy is now restricting its development.

Other Columns

Dale Kurschner's

Editor's Note

Dodging Taxes or Smart Business?

I think one phrase sums up the Medtronic situation best: bad tax, good acquisition, great company.

Mark Sheffert's

Corner Office

What Will Your Legacy Be?

Becoming a purposeful leader requires knowing your identity.

Vance Opperman's

Open Letter

In The Heart Of Minnesota

People and corporations both establish complicated, and in many cases, “fictional” headquarters or domiciles entirely for the purpose of reducing taxes. It has always and will always be that way.

Sarah Lutman's

Performing Philanthropy

Don’t Commit Best Practicide

Fortune 500 consultant Cecily Sommers gives advice to arts administrators.

Sima Griffith's

Guest Commentary

Encouraging Entrepreneurs

Some thoughts on promoting the creation of new business in Minnesota.

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