STAFF BLOG CAPITOL CHATTER State agency approves oil pipeline expansion over protests
By Don Davis
A Minnesota state commission provided a key approval Wednesday to a northern Minnesota oil pipeline expansion as chants of shame on you rang out in the downtown St. Paul meeting room.
We... Posted on 7/17/13 at 4:07 PM
MIDDLE AGED PLAGUE Trickling Economics
Well,gosh Beave.Since everyone else is talking about economics these days, it's time for me to throw my (gorgeous, handknitted) hat in the ring. While I do realize that I'm not a lettered expert in th... Posted on 2/16/12 at 1:28 PM
Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. would be allowed to raise rates for its natural gas customers in the Black Hills while cutting charges for its customers in eastern South Dakota, according to a proposed settlement reached by the company and the state Public Utilities Commission's staff.
Developers have pulled the plug on the $500 million High Country Energy project after years of planning and preliminary development. The project was being developed by National Wind, a subsidiary of Trishe Renewable Energy Solutions, of India.
Xcel says the projects will boost its wind power capacity in the region by 42 percent. Approval from the Public Utilities Commission Thursday clears the way for Minneapolis-based Xcel and two energy development companies to work on securing federal tax credits.
Basin Electric Power Cooperative is scrapping plans to build an electrical substation in the Killdeer Mountains area of western North Dakota, but is still planning to build a transmission line in the area of a historical 1864 battle between Army soldiers and American Indians.
A power company is planning to build electrical transmission lines and a substation in the area of a historical 1864 battle between Army soldiers and American Indians in what is now western North Dakota.
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