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RENEWABLE Energy Profile:

Posted on October 11, 2017, in Ag Innovation News, Success Stories

By AURI Renewable energy is important to Minnesota and the world at large because it offers the ability to power society from a clean and diverse set of sources. AURI understands its importance and plays a meaningful role in the exciting opportunities it offers by developing renewable energy from agricultural products. Even though AURI does […]

Minnesota Renewable Energy Roundtable

Posted on June 16, 2015, in AURI Events

View the full agenda The event will focus on biomass education and its potential use as part of the Destination Medical Center project in Rochester. Friday, July 17, 2015 9 am-3 pm Heintz Center Room HB117 1926 College View Road East Rochester, MN 55904 Register now free event This event has been a collaborative planning […]

October Minnesota Renewable Energy Roundtable

Posted on September 10, 2013, in AURI Events

Register Now (free)! October 24, 2013 9:30 am-3 pm College of Saint Benedict Gorecki Center, Room 204 37 South College Avenue St. Joseph, MN 56374 Contact: Nan Larson, Rural Innovation Network  and Convening Director, at, or 507.537.6020 Tentative Agenda 9:30 a.m. Light snack and beverages available, networking 10:00 a.m. Welcomes and Overview 10:20 a.m. Department of Employment […]

Minnesota Renewable Energy Roundtable

Posted on April 3, 2012, in AURI Events

July 24, 2012 The Sanford Center 1111 Event Center Dr NE Bemidji, Minn. Registration is now closed. Walk-in’s are welcome. We hope you are able to join us for the next Minnesota Renewable Energy Roundtable on July 24. The agenda includes thought-provoking presentations from LeAnn Oliver, senior advisor for clean energy and rural development for […]

Congressman Peterson Keynotes Roundtable Event

Posted on June 22, 2011, in Ag Innovation Update

Participants at the Minnesota Renewable Energy Roundtable in Willmar were given a front row seat to discussions happening in Washington D.C. related to agricultural appropriations and renewable fuels discussions. Seventh District Congressman Collin Peterson told the nearly 100 people gathered at the MinnWest Technology Campus that the renewable fuels faces challenges due to prevailing attitudes […]

In the Interest of Energy

Posted on May 25, 2011, in Ag Innovation Update

Ag-based renewable energy in Minnesota has taken on many forms. From anaerobic digestion of dairy manure to wind power and biofuels production, the industry is broad and impacts many people and communities. The focus of Minnesota’s Renewable Energy Roundtable is to make the state the leader in renewable energy knowledge, application and utilization. The next […]

RER Event for June 17

Posted on April 27, 2011, in Ag Innovation Update

Proponents of Minnesota’s renewable energy industry will be gathering in June for the next Renewable Energy Roundtable event. The MN Renewable Energy Roundtable works to ensure that the State of Minne sota is a recognized leader in renewable energy knowledge, application, and utilization, and to create an implementation platform for moving short and long-term strategic […]

Commissioners Address Roundtable

Posted on February 25, 2011, in Ag Innovation Update

Despite being on the job for mere weeks, two of Minnesota’s new commissioners addressed issues facing the state’s renewable energy industry at a recent Renewable Energy Roundtable gathering. Minnesota Pollution Control Agency commissioner Paul Aasen and Department of Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman both addressed the gathering and took questions from Roundtable participants on everything from […]

Next Renewable Energy Roundtable Set

Posted on January 24, 2011, in Ag Innovation Update

What makes Minnesota a national leader? Are we really above average? What is our economic history and what does it tell us about where we are going – or can go?! Join us on Friday, February 11th at Base Camp at Fort Snelling from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. as we welcome Louis Johnston, economics […]

Mark Your Calendar

Posted on December 22, 2010, in Ag Innovation Update

Minnesota’s Renewable Energy Roundtable’s next event is scheduled for February 11 at Base Camp at historic Fort Snelling in St. Paul. The day’s sessions include a plenary session in the morning followed by afternoon action team planning in the areas of economics and finance, talent development, public policy and awareness, research and infrastructure. These teams […]