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Solar energy

December 21, 2018
Letter to the editor: Lies from the left
December 21, 2018 - 5:30am
September 9, 2018
BJ Allen, RREAL Special projects Manager. Photo from RREAL 'Meet our Team' page at
Local woman receives Mandela Washington Fellowship
September 9, 2018 - 9:00am
August 22, 2018
The 3.9-kilowatt array installed by RREAL will save the Jensens more than $600 in energy bills every year and offset 2 tons of coal going into the air, lakes and land, a news release stated. Submitted photo
Backus solar organization teams up with Habitat for Humanity
August 22, 2018 - 2:00am
March 2, 2018
Local groups among 39 energy grants
March 2, 2018 - 9:30am
August 29, 2017
The Pine River-Backus School Board learned Monday, Aug. 21, that Little Falls decided to back out of the combined solar energy project with PR-B and other educational institutes, an action that the other project partners expected to spell the end for the project. However, Region Five came through with a replacement partner. Illustration
Pine River-Backus School: Solar project gets one last chance
August 29, 2017 - 5:00am
January 28, 2016
Jason Edens, director of the Rural Renewable Energy Alliance, leads a tour of solar-powered businesses and homes Saturday in Pine River and surrounding townships. The tour was offered as part of the Back to Basics sustainable living event. Chelsey Perkins/Brainerd Dispatch
Here comes the sun: Solar power shines in snowy tour
January 28, 2016 - 8:55am