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August 25, 2018
Shown is Invenergy's Woodville Solar Farm near Kawartha Lakes, Ontario, Canada. Invenergy looks to built a 900-acre solar farm east of Brewster in Jackson County's Alba Township. The Chicago-based company is working on land lease agreements now, with the solar farm estimated to be online in 2021. (Photo courtesy Invenergy)
Invenergy plans solar farm east of Brewster
August 25, 2018 - 8:31am
August 24, 2018
U.S. Rep. Jason Lewis, R-Minn., right, and Rep. John Shimkus, R-Ill., middle, listen Aug. 23, 2018, to Scott Sharp with Xcel Energy near the spent nuclear fuel storage casks at the Prairie Island nuclear plant near Red Wing, Minn. Michael Brun / Forum News Serviceplay button
Cautious optimism surrounds nuclear waste storage progress in Minnesota
August 24, 2018 - 9:27am
August 11, 2018
CFE, CEDC reach agreement
August 11, 2018 - 12:43pm
August 10, 2018
Because of lower taxes, Minnesota Power customers to get modest refund
August 10, 2018 - 7:47pm
August 8, 2018
Minnesota experiencing clean energy job boom, but skilled workers are hard to find
August 8, 2018 - 8:58pm
August 1, 2018
Tenaska eyes Nobles County for solar farm
August 1, 2018 - 10:22am
July 22, 2018
Timber, taconite and more: Iron Range cities diversify business as unemployment plunges
July 22, 2018 - 4:22pm
July 16, 2018
Enbridge will give Minnesota landowners more time to decide fate of old pipeline
July 16, 2018 - 9:48pm
ERP Iron Ore could lose Minnesota mineral leases
July 16, 2018 - 7:11pm
July 6, 2018
This photo from the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration shows the TransCanada Corp. Keystone Pipeline, which ruptured at Amherst, S.D., Nov. 16, 2017. The picture identifies the ruptured pipe section, after it was cut at the point of rupture and extracted for transportation to the NTSB Materials Laboratory in Washington.
SD pipeline leak likely caused by damage during installation, report says
July 6, 2018 - 3:04pm
June 30, 2018
Chippewa submits $900M financial plan to state
June 30, 2018 - 3:13pm
June 28, 2018
Mixed emotions on Line 3 decision
June 28, 2018 - 8:19pm
June 17, 2018
Administrative Law Judge Ann O’Reilly, right, explains the hearing process to the crowd attending a public hearing on the proposed replacement of Enbridge’s Line 3 oil pipeline last October in Duluth. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Closing arguments for and against Line 3
June 17, 2018 - 7:35am
Protestors both inside and outside the fenced-in Enbridge pipeyard in Carlton County protest the proposed Line 3 reconstruction. Bob King / Forum News Service
PUC decision on Line 3 expected by end of June
June 17, 2018 - 7:30am
June 14, 2018
PolyMet officials said Thursday, June 14, that the land swap between their company and the Forest Service for land at the proposed copper mine site will close June 28. Forum News Service file photo
PolyMet land swap to close June 28
June 14, 2018 - 9:01pm