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Alexandria to participate in state's energy efficiency program

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Alexandria is one of just two cities in the state selected for a new program to evaluate the energy efficiency of city buildings.

The Alexandria City Council recently agreed to participate in the Public Buildings Enhanced Energy Efficiency Program (PBEEEP).


It's offered through the Minnesota Department of Commerce, Office of Energy Security and administered by the Center for Energy and Environment.

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Al Edenloff
Al Edenloff is the news and opinion page editor for the Echo Press. He was born in Alexandria and lived most of his childhood in Parkers Prairie. He graduated with honors from Moorhead State University with a degree in mass communications, print journalism. He interned at the Echo Press in the summer of 1983 and was hired a year later as a sports reporter. He also worked as a news reporter/photographer. Al is a four-time winner of the Minnesota Newspaper Association's Herman Roe Award, which honors excellence in editorial writing.  
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