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North Star Chapter Commits to Anti-Racism

Margaret Levin and C. Scott Cooper Throughout our 122-year history, the Sierra Club has played an important leadership role in our nation’s environmental movement, and the North Star Chapter has […] More

Clean Energy Plan Retires Sherco 1&2 and is Clear Winner for Xcel Customers

New analysis shows that Minneapolis-based Xcel Energy can reduce costs and harmful air pollution by retiring two units at the Sherburne County Generating Station (Sherco) coal-fired power plant. Sherco is […] More

Unfinished Business: 2015 Energy Policies Passed in Minnesota

by Michelle Rosier What a difference a day makes (or in this case, two years.) In 2013, the Minnesota legislature passed clean energy and jobs policies that have set the […] More

Tar Sands Resistance March – What democracy looks like

By Danette Knickmeier On June 6, I spent the day with 5,000 of my brothers and sisters. They were young. They were old. Some came from as far away as […] More

Sierra Club Statement: Legislative Session A Dismal Failure for Minnesota Values, Citizens

Early Saturday morning, the Minnesota House and Senate passed the Agriculture & Environment Omnibus budget bill and concluded the 2015 Minnesota Legislative Special Session. The Sierra Club North Star Chapter […] More