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wind energy

November 1, 2018
An old windmill stands in a field northeast of Hettinger as a wind tower, part of the Thunder Spirit Wind Farm, to its northwest. Forum News Service file photo
Montana-Dakota Utilities buys North Dakota wind farm
November 1, 2018 - 10:47am
October 2, 2018
Chris Clark, president of Xcel Energy in Minnesota, Iowa and the Dakotas, addresses a crowd of area government and business representatives at a community breakfast Oct. 2, at Treasure Island Resort & Casino. Michael Brun / Forum News Service
Nuclear, wind energy a growing part of energy mix, Xcel says
October 2, 2018 - 4:38pm
August 29, 2018
A row of wind turbines towers over the landscape near Edgeley, N.D. in this file photo. Darren Gibbins / Forum News Service
North Dakota looking to meet its wind energy potential
August 29, 2018 - 6:09pm
August 20, 2018
A wind energy system. Forum News Service file photo
North Dakota program launched to aid landowners with wind energy complaints
August 20, 2018 - 7:13pm
August 14, 2018
Rep. Mike Brandenburg, R-Edgeley, right, discussed proposed changes to wind generation tax revenue on Tuesday morning at the meeting of the Energy Development and Transmission Committee in the state capitol. In back are Sen. Jim Dotzenrod, D-Wyndmere, center, and Rep. Corey Mock, D-Grand Forks. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Lawmaker proposes changes to North Dakota wind energy tax revenue distribution
August 14, 2018 - 7:57pm
August 9, 2018
Xcel starting construction on $200 million Foxtail Wind project in southeast ND
August 9, 2018 - 6:09pm
July 21, 2018
John Bagu, who advocates Cass County move from fossil fuels, stands in the Prairie Sun Community Solar Gardens on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Fargo. The solar farm is owned and operated by Cass County Electric Cooperative.
 Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
'We have control over our destiny': Renewable energy advocate says switch would save billions over decades
July 21, 2018 - 2:08pm
June 17, 2018
A bald eagle   File photo
How many bald eagle deaths from a ND wind farm can wildlife officials accept?
June 17, 2018 - 8:35am
May 1, 2018
Three regional communities received $125,000 each Tuesday from NextEra Energy for their involvement with the Foxtail Wind Farm. Pictured from left, are, Don Flaherty, member of the Ellendale City Council; Daryl Hart, director of renewable energy development for NextEra; Kulm Mayor Tony Buerkley and Steve Powers, Edgeley mayor and fire chief. John M. Steiner / The Sunplay button
Three ND communities receive payments from NextEra Energy
May 1, 2018 - 5:27pm
December 21, 2017
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LM Wind to cut hours for factory retooling
December 21, 2017 - 6:34pm
January 12, 2014
The wind turbine erected at White Earth, Minn., is the last of three to go up.  The other two are up and running in Waubun and Naytahwaush. (Photo courtesy of Mike Triplett and Carlene Hisgun)
Wind energy blows into White Earth
January 12, 2014 - 10:50am
February 16, 2013
Joe Richardson, Fargo, letter: Light fuse for 'green energy' to be N.D.'s next boom
February 16, 2013 - 10:38pm
January 26, 2013
Marv Jensen of Kensington, about 20 miles outside Alexandria, talks about the problems he had with wind developer Renewable Energy SD after Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson, right, announced a lawsuit against the company on Friday, Jan. 25, 2013. (Forum News Service photo by Danielle Killey)
State sues wind energy developer
January 26, 2013 - 5:15am
January 2, 2013
Wind tax-credit extension seen driving growth, trade group says
January 2, 2013 - 9:17pm
November 15, 2012
Jim Kambeitz, Bismarck, letter: Wind energy powers good health
November 15, 2012 - 6:00am