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CUB expects a busy and productive 2019

It’s just the end of January and we’re already off to a great start in 2019 and wanted to share with you some of the ways we’ll be helping consumers the whole year long. Outreach Events CUB plans to be as busy as ever providing educational programming across the state to help residential and small…

Book a 2019 event with CUB

It is the new year and that means CUB is gearing up for a busy year helping people save money and energy. Hosting a CUB event is easy! Do you have coworkers or are you a part of a community group that could use some energy and money saving information? If so, contact us and…

Homes in winter

Shut-off protections

Sometimes, depending on the weather or other circumstance, it can be hard to keep up with utility bills and you might fear getting your utilities shut off. Fortunately, Minnesota law contains several protections for consumers. There are a few different instances described below in which your utilities could be potentially shut off. We summarized information…

The Public Utilities Commission? What is that?

Recently, the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) has been in the news a lot.  Articles about the Commission (as the PUC is often referred) have graced local headlines across the state.  The Commission’s recent decisions on the Enbridge pipeline, Minnesota Power’s proposal to construct a new generation facility, and Governor-elect Walz’s opportunity to appoint a new…

Consumer Spotlight: Training the next generation of energy workers

At our community events throughout Minnesota, CUB has been talking about how the energy system will be changing in the coming years.  We want to give energy customers an idea of how they may be impacted.   Another perspective to explore is how these changes will impact the people working in the energy system.  Will our…

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