The Metropolitan Council is seeking building owners who are interested in solar and open to increasing the number of units eligible for Section 8 vouchers.
A recent report analyzed links between emissions, poverty and housing stock in dozens of cities, including Minneapolis.
The living concept originated in Denmark and is often paired with a commitment to minimizing environmental impact.
State clean energy grants will give a boost to builders attempting to build high-efficiency rental units.
The Basalt Vista housing project eschews natural gas as the state looks to reduce emissions from the building sector.