The theme of this year’s conference is Cooperation and Innovation – highlighting the ways that our region’s utilities, developers, regulators, stakeholders, and communities have worked together for the public good.



Agenda and tour information

For the most up-to-date agenda and attendee list, please see the Yapp conference app. Download the app at and use conference ID MARC2024.

MARC 2024 Agenda

 2024 MARC Conference List of Tours

To register for the Wednesday tours* (most starting at 10 a.m.) fill out the sign-up form.  Availability for:

  • District Energy St. Paul (returns to hotel at 12:30 p.m.)
  • LJ Shosten Union Training Center (returns to hotel at 11:45 a.m.)
  • Next Era Gopher Battery Energy Storage Project (returns to hotel at noon)
  • Xcel Energy Sherco Solar Project (returns to hotel at 3 p.m.)
  • Limited Availability Xcel Energy Marshall Operations Facility

* Tours are limited to 2024 MARC registered attendees only.

Other information

  • The MARC block of tickets to the Minnesota Twins Baseball Game Outing is currently SOLD OUT. You can purchase a ticket to the Twins game separately from the Twins box office, or stop by the Conference Registration Desk on Tuesday, June 11, at 5 p.m. where any unclaimed tickets will be distributed.