DIVESTMENT: University of Dayton joins divestment movement, pulls investments in fossil fuels. (Midwest Energy News)

PIPELINE: University of Michigan researcher models what it would be like if an oil pipeline burst in the Straits of Mackinac. (MLive)

***SPONSORED LINK: State agency leadership will convene national experts and key stakeholders at the Minnesota Clean Energy Economy summit on July 17th  to identify the key opportunities and challenges to grow a diverse clean energy economy in Minnesota.***

SOLAR: Iowa Supreme Court expected to issue major decision today on third-party solar. (KCCI-TV)

GRID: Natural gas and power companies work on better coordination to deal with disruptive weather. (EnergyWire)

ETHANOL: Renewable Fuels Association report alleges oil industry is discouraging use of ethanol, lawmakers in Minnesota and Iowa respond. (Reuters)

REGULATIONS: Missouri lawmaker introduces ‘Stop the EPA Act‘ to halt all EPA regulations. (Climate Progress)

FRACKING: Hiring is slow in new oversight of hydraulic fracturing in Illinois. (Associated Press)

PIPELINE: Texas company’s proposed pipeline would span all of Iowa. (The Gazette)

COMMENTARY: EPA carbon rules not just about mitigating risks, but also economic opportunities. (MLive)

Andy compiles the Midwest Energy News digest and was a journalism fellow for Midwest Energy News from 2014-2020. He is managing editor of MiBiz in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and was formerly a reporter and editor at City Pulse, Lansing’s alternative newsweekly.

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