Reaching the community through advocacy, education and awareness


Our Mission

MRES is a catalyst, advancing a sustainable society and a renewable energy economy for all through education and leadership.


Thank You for Another Great State Fair Eco-Experience!

Join us on the upcoming Sustainable Home Tour!

Tour locations are now posted

Saturday, October 6th

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Request a site assessment

Find out if your home is suitable for solar energy!

PUrsue solar with Solar United Neighbors

Join forces with your neighbors to bring solar to your community!

Solar Community Gardens FAQ

What is community solar and how does it work?

UMN LIdar map

Check the solar potential around the state!

Minnesota Policies and Incentives

Learn about additional reasons to go green!


MRES Programs

Explore our upcoming events!

MRES has partnered with Solar United Neighbors

to help bring solar energy to more communities in Minnesota.

Monthly Speaker Series

Thursday, September 20 at Mayflower Church

Networking: 5:30-6:00pm

Speaker: 6:00-7:00pm

The Climate Crisis and Its Solutions

This presentation conveys a simple message: the climate crisis is urgent and its effects are widespread; however, the solutions are at hand, and it is up to all of us to preserve our one beautiful, deeply precious home.

About the Presenter:

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Cristi Saari
Climate Reality Leadership Trainer


Christi Saari is a mechanical engineer currently obtaining a Residential and Commercial PV Systems certificate from Solar Energy International.

She recently completed the Climate Reality Leadership training with former Vice President Al Gore, and is passionate about empowering people to take action against climate change.

She is also an avid winter sports enthusiast who is concerned about preserving Minnesota winters.


Learn more about off-grid home solar equipment!


Find strength in numbers and go solar with your community!

Thank you to our sustaining Business Members