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Ana Diaz

Welcome Ana, CUB’s new summer intern

CUB is very pleased to introduce Ana Diaz as our 2018 Summer Intern. Ana just graduated from Macalester College in May with a major in Political Science. Ana comes to CUB with a variety of energy-related experiences. Ana’s interest in energy was sparked while assisting one of her professors with research on the psychology of…

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Position Announcement: Seeking Regulatory Director

CUB seeks a creative and ambitious leader to help take advantage of the enormous opportunities for Minnesota consumers in the quickly evolving energy world. The Regulatory Director will lead CUB’s work at the Public Utilities Commission to enhance consumer protections and pursue opportunities for cleaner, more affordable utility service. The Regulatory Director will work closely…

Minnesota Legislature: Report from the end of session

The Minnesota Legislature wrapped up its work at about 11:50 p.m. last Sunday before a 12:00 deadline. While the session was marked by a lack of progress in many areas, it concluded favorably on a number of issues affecting energy consumers. Here’s a report on the outcome of CUB’s legislative priorities this year, as well…

Summer energy saving tips

After a very long winter and short spring, the Memorial Day weekend gives us permission to embrace summer.  We’ll be shifting from heating to cooling expenses.  For most households in Minnesota, our highest electricity bills come in the summer.  (Communities up north can be an exception to this.)  This is typically due to using air…

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