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energy and mining

March 15, 2018
PUC approves Line 3 environmental study: Final decision on project expected in June
March 15, 2018 - 7:47pm
March 14, 2018
Enbridge oil pipeline markers dot the land near Leonard, Minn., on Red Lake Reservation land. (file photo)
Red Lake votes to remove Enbridge pipelines
March 14, 2018 - 7:35pm
March 7, 2018
Minnesota Power and Dairyland Power Cooperative have proposed a $700 million natural gas power plant, Nemadji Trail Energy Center, which would be located near the Calumet refinery in Superior, Wis., and provide up to 550 megawatts of power. (Courtesy Minnesota Power)
Large power users have own idea to meet future power needs in Minnesota
March 7, 2018 - 6:06pm
March 3, 2018
Pictured is a draft of the proposed Nobles 2 Wind project. Yellow dots are proposed turbines and purple dots are possible turbine alternates. (Special to The Globe)
FULL STORY: Area residents ask for local hiring, fix for internet issues from Nobles 2 Wind project
March 3, 2018 - 7:43am
‘Be Ready for B20’ is Tuesday
March 3, 2018 - 6:47am
March 1, 2018
Area residents ask for local hiring, fix for internet issues from Nobles 2 Wind project
March 1, 2018 - 6:39am
February 28, 2018
CEO of Chilean parent company of Twin Metals discusses project with local stakeholders
February 28, 2018 - 7:44pm
February 23, 2018
A Minnesota Power crew in Puerto Rico works to remove a pole that had tipped over. The line trucks could not access this site due to the narrow roads. Courtesy of Minnesota Powerplay button
Northland utility crews take expertise to Puerto Rico
February 23, 2018 - 6:18pm
February 20, 2018
Pam Schmidt, customer service solutions analyst for Minnesota Power, describes the several varieties of electric and hybrid electric cars on display at the DECC Tuesday afternoon. To her left is the Chevy Bolt, a fully electric car. Bob King / Forum News Service
Electric cars sales, efficiency continue to grow
February 20, 2018 - 7:27pm
February 15, 2018
Allete reports solid 2017, cost-cutting for 2018
February 15, 2018 - 6:20pm
February 10, 2018
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Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
February 10, 2018 - 2:40pm
February 6, 2018
Lawsuits, contested case hearings could decide final outcome for Polymet permit
February 6, 2018 - 7:59pm
February 3, 2018
Lourenco Goncalves. Photo provided by Cleveland-Cliffs.
Cliffs CEO issues warning about Nashwauk ore
February 3, 2018 - 8:56am
February 1, 2018
US Steel sales, profits up in 2017
February 1, 2018 - 4:41pm
January 31, 2018
Geronimo Energy donates $52,000 to four local schools
January 31, 2018 - 10:31am