Members help support renewable energy development, education, and advocacy while enjoying many outstanding benefits throughout the year.

All Members receive:

  • Access to members-only areas of MRES website and ASES webinars
  • Invitations and discounts to exclusive MRES member only events
  • Discount Solar Trailer, Solar Cart, and equipment rentals
  • Member pricing on educational courses and materials
  • Ability to serve on MRES committees
  • Voting privileges (1 vote per membership)

Membership Levels

The $40 one-year membership offers those interested in supporting MRES a balance of informative and cost saving benefits.

For students, seniors 65+ and low-income individuals, there is the Budget Membership level of $24.95 


Business Membership Levels

  • $250 Annual membership
  •  Designed for sole proprietors & small contractors (1-3 employees), and non-profits
  •  Includes a Basic Individual Membership for your primary representative
  •  Your organization listed and link added to the MRES Supporters page
  •  Ability to use MRES logo to highlight your support of renewable energy in Minnesota
  •  Primary listing on our "Renewable Energy Dealers, Designers & Installers" page
  •  Discount new individual membership rates for your employees
  •  10% discount on MRES event sponsorship opportunities
  •  Solar installers who wish to accept our Independent Site Assessments will be placed on a list for customers to contact. 
  • $500 Annual membership
  •  Designed for most businesses looking to support MRES and it's mission
  •  All benefits of the Basic Membership above
  •  Your organization's logo (small size) and link is added to the MRES Supporters page
  •  Introduction of your organization to our members and the public through our website, newsletter and Facebook.
  •  20% discount on MRES event sponsorship opportunities
  •  Social media outreach opportunities
  • $1000 Annual membership
  • Designed for larger organizations wanting to show significant support
  •  All benefits of Sustaining Membership above
  •  Your organization's logo (large size) and link is added to the MRES Supporters page
  •  Recognition and logo placement (small size) on front page of MRES website
  •  1 complimentary day of use of MRES solar trailer ($150 value)
  •  Basic level sponsorship of either MRES Solar Boat Regatta or Solar Tour
  •  Initial opportunities to be involved in projects and Partner recognition programs