Tolby!

Bring TOLBY® to Your Classroom

TOLBY is a memorable and fun way for youth to learn about energy efficiency.

Energy Drips

Energy Drips Video

Pull up a chair and watch this video for some simple, practical ways to reduce energy drips in your home and stop paying for energy that you never get to use.

The Minnesota Energy Challenge is an action guide for reducing energy waste in our state. Energy efficiency has never been this FUN and EASY!

State-wide Participants

Individuals

Each year, Minnesotans save

That's 247,709,733 lbs. of CO2!
Get ideas for easy ways to reduce energy waste in your home.
Join teams to maximize your impact & track your community's pledged energy savings.
Sign up and create your own action plan for reducing energy waste.
Compete against other schools, churches, businesses, and neighborhoods.

Action Guide

Just a few of the fun and easy things you can do to save energy, money, and the environment. See All Actions

Adds Comfort to Your HomeSee All

Keep in the Cold: Central A/C

Close windows and doors to give your central A/C a break during the summer

Upgrade Your Window A/C

Replace your 15+ year old window A/C with a shiny new efficient unit.

Seal Attic Bypasses

Seal attic air leaks allowing heated air to escape from your house into the attic and wreak havoc.

Saves the Most CO2See All

Hung Out to Dry

Get some cheap solar power and dry your clothes outside!

Drive to the Limit

Drive to the speed limit and maintain tire pressure for easy gas savings.

Upgrade Your Fridge

Replace your 15+ year old fridge with a shiny new efficient unit.

Teams

Start or join a team with friends, family and neighbors to maximize your impact. See All teams

Top Government Agency Teams

1

MPCA

125 Members / $67,376 / 1,122,055 lbs CO2
2

Hutchinson HRA

96 Members / $2,704 / 55,640 lbs CO2
3

City of St. Louis Park

45 Members / $16,453 / 371,758 lbs CO2
4

US Senator Amy Klobuchar's Carbon Busters

40 Members / $43,689 / 447,232 lbs CO2
5

City of Minneapolis

28 Members / $26,072 / 244,928 lbs CO2

Top Neighborhood Teams

1

Longfellow, Mpls

289 Members / $197,474 / 2,047,512 lbs CO2
2

Phillips, Mpls

244 Members / $45,625 / 498,198 lbs CO2
3

Linden Hills, Mpls

200 Members / $161,906 / 1,617,569 lbs CO2
4

Seward, Mpls

165 Members / $99,844 / 1,211,741 lbs CO2
5

Kingfield, Mpls

131 Members / $61,028 / 752,542 lbs CO2

Top Other Teams

1

Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys

417 Members / $102,501 / 3,119,179 lbs CO2
2

Yards to Gardens

162 Members / $38,266 / 1,154,845 lbs CO2
3

Bedlam Theatre

104 Members / $36,948 / 539,055 lbs CO2
4

Archdiocese Global Warming Action Team

96 Members / $95,546 / 947,128 lbs CO2
5

Park Towers Senior Apartments

95 Members / $2,684 / 55,212 lbs CO2