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Led by the Midwest Renewable Energy Association (MREA), Rise Up Midwest! is a coalition of businesses, individuals, organizations, jurisdictions, and workforce development partners working in coordination to create a groundswell of support for commonsense, strategic, and swift policy action and market development.
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Rise Up Midwest! is creating a coalition of organizations across the Midwest committed to advancing clean energy. Do you believe in the people of the Midwest and the places we live in and love? Do you believe the clean energy industry has the capacity to collaborate, create jobs, and contribute to an economic recovery? Let’s work together to create positive and lasting investments and widespread employment opportunities across the Midwest. Rise Up!
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Timothy DenHerder-Thomas with Cooperative Energy Futures (CEF) joined Rise Up Partner, Clean Energy Resource Teams (CERTs) out of Minnesota, to talk about his journey...
Join Illinois’ Virtual Lobby Day April 26th in Support of CEJA, Lead Service Line Replacement and Environmental Justice Bills.
Illinois legislators are getting back to work so it's time for Illinoisans to make their voices heard. You'll be joined by other advocates lobbying not only for the Clean...
Wisconsin Governor Evers included 28 clean energy provisions in his proposed 2021-23 Budget Bill. Among them are recommendations to expand Focus on Energy, invest in the...
The 2021 state legislative sessions are underway and multiple solar, renewable energy, and clean energy bills are being considered. pv magazine has put together a list of...
When it comes to clean jobs, Illinois is falling behind. Right now, Illinois and Oregon are the only states in the country led by Democrats that haven’t committed to 100%...
Wisconsin utility regulators are exploring policy changes that could change how utilities compensate customers who generate electricity for the grid. The Public...
The Rise Up Partners
Photovoltaic Systems LLC
Duck Creek Engineering, Inc.
Iowa County Clean, Local Energy Alliance - Now (CLEA-N)
Lambs Quarters Renewable Energy Development
Address: 7558 Deer Rd. Custer, WI 54423
The Midwest Renewable Energy Association (MREA) is a non-profit organization with the mission to promote renewable energy, energy efficiency, and sustainable living through education and demonstration.