March 2016

Found 2 blog entries for March 2016.

Clean Energy Jobs Could Help The Duluth Real Estate MarketThe clean energy sector in Minnesota reportedly accounts for about 54,000 jobs statewide, and 1,527 of those jobs are right here in Duluth. And according to a release from Clean Energy Trust, which was based on analysis from the the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data as well as a comprehensive survey of thousands of businesses, another 2,300 jobs within this particular industry could be on the way this year alone.

A large percentage of Minnesota’s clean energy jobs are in wind, solar, and various energy efficiency-related businesses, and as a state that is among the most innovate when it comes to clean energy and a healthy environment, any investment Minnesota makes seems to be paying off big time from both a health and economic standpoint.

And positive

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New Coffee Shop in Duluth OpensAlthough it’s unlikely you haven’t yet noticed, a new coffeehouse has moved into the former Subway space at 4918 Grand Avenue and already it’s thriving. Open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. every day, Grand World Coffee in West Duluth serves up a array of specialty coffee drinks that are absolutely delighting early morning patrons, and the sandwiches, soups, salads, and pastries here are also pretty dang good too.

As noted in a recent Duluth News Tribune piece about Grand World Coffee, the owners are seeing a wide range of local customers walking through the door, ranging from business people working downtown to a pretty nice mix of people who work from home who just might be looking to take a quick break or get out of the house for a bit.

Inside the new coffee

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