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Posted on: January 15, 2020

What happens at a Home Energy Squad visit?

The City of Northfield is encouraging residents to have a Home Energy Squad visit conducted in their homes to find out ways to save money and energy.  So what happens during one of these visits?  Check out the short video on our Sustaina...

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Sustainability
Posted on: January 9, 2020

City of Northfield receives grant for local energy project

Map location of local energy grant recipients

It is an energizing start to 2020 for City of Northfield who received a $3,000 Seed Grant from the Clean Energy Resource Teams (CERTs) today.

“We’re very excited to learn about the grant award,” said Beth Kallestad, City of No...

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Climate Action Plan and sustainability Sustainability
Posted on: November 27, 2019

Untangling what’s recyclable with holiday lights and wrapping paper

Holiday lights

Be nice by recycling your holiday lights. Don’t be naughty by putting wrapping paper in your recycling.

Don’t know what to do with those old or non-working holiday lights? Are you making the switch to energy efficient LED holiday lights...

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Sustainability
Posted on: November 12, 2019

Northfield adopts Climate Action Plan

Strategic Plan 2018 - 2020

On November 5, 2019, the Northfield City Council adopted the Climate Action Plan as part of a priority to work on climate change impacts established in the city’s 2018-2020 Strategic Plan. The goals from the Climate Action Plan for Northfield ar...

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Additional Info... Sustainability
Posted on: November 1, 2019

Northfield ready to fight winter ice dams

Thermostat

As winter approaches, Northfield’s Energy Action Team is mobilizing to help residents avoid costly ice dam problems at home. They are encouraging homeowners and landlords to schedule visits from the Home Energy Squad®.

Inefficient homes a...

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