Context-Aware Smart Home Energy Manager CX(s) Applied: A9, B2.2, B5.1 Date: 08/17/2010 Location(s): Golden Valley, Minnesota Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory
An Industry/Academe Consortium for Achieving 20 Percent Wind by 2030 through Cutting-Edge Research and Workforce Training - Clipper Turbine Purchase (American Recovery and Reinvestment Act) CX(s) Applied: A1, A2 Date: 08/16/2010 Location(s): Rosemount, Minnesota Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Golden Field Office
Today's Leaders for a Sustainable Tomorrow (Summary Categorical Exclusion) CX(s) Applied: A9, A11, B5.1 Date: 08/11/2010 Location(s): Minnesota Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory
One advantage that Eden Prairie, Minnesota, will have going into next year’s Best Place to Live competition will be the energy efficiency upgrades taking place across the city thanks to $626,000 in Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG) funding provided through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. Learn more.
The highly-coveted civic title reflects many aspects of the family-friendly suburb of 62,000 located 16 miles from downtown Minneapolis, including the advantages of being the home to major employers like Fortune 500 trucking company C.H. Robinson and hearing-aid maker Starkey Labs. The city also hass many natural amenities like 17 lakes and parks with 125 miles of running, hiking, and biking trails.