Working Groups MnSEIA is Involved in:

Distributed Generation Advisory Group (DGAG)
Addressing emerging issues in a collaborative setting with utilities, DER industries, consumers, and the Public Utilities Commission (PUC.)
Distributed Generation Working Group (DGWG)
Working with utilities, developers, and the PUC to update statewide interconnection standards and technical requirements.
Interconnection Process Working Group (IPWG)
Working with utilities, developers, other stakeholders, and MISO to develop interconnection standards and technical requirements.
Solar Minnesota
Connecting and collaborating with other state solar groups to advance the industry.
Solar Module Recycling Working Group
Developing strategies for responsibly recycling solar modules with the MN Pollution Control Agency (MPCA)
Solar*Rewards Community Implementation Work Group
Working with Xcel Energy and stakeholders on Community Solar Garden matters

Affiliations & Partnerships:


MnSEIA 1 percent for the planet partner    SEIA logo MnSEIA State Affiliate     Minnesota Council of Nonprofits logo MnSEIA affiliate    MnSEIA MREA partner solar jobs covid19



MnSEIA members are welcome to join Board committees and work alongside staff and Board to support our initiatives. The expected time and responsibilities for each committee varies, but is typically an hour or two of participation a month. The following committees meet regularly or cyclically and are open to members:

  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Endorsement
  • Events
  • Gateway to Solar
  • Membership
  • Nominating
Please email for more information or to join a committee.
Sheep grazing under solar panels
Image Courtesy of Cannon Valley Graziers