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Report: Renewable energy fuels 21 percent of Minnesota's electricity

A community solar garden in Rockford, Minn.
Lawmakers in 2007 backed an aggressive renewable energy standard, calling for Minnesota to produce 25 percent of its electricity from renewable energy by 2025. The data released today suggest the state should meet that goal. Here, WH Solar's community solar garden is seen in Rockford, Minn.