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February 13, 2019
Nobles 2 plans make progress
February 13, 2019 - 8:22am
January 23, 2019
Nobles County ideal setup for wind farm
January 23, 2019 - 8:29am
January 16, 2019
PUC sets new standards for wind energy approval
January 16, 2019 - 8:32am
December 22, 2018
Minnesota Power, Tenaska agree on wind energy purchase
December 22, 2018 - 10:01am
December 21, 2018
Protesters set up a giant loon outside the Crosslake Community Center in 2017 where public hearings occurred about the Enbridge Line 3 expansion proposal. Frank Lee / Forum News Service file photo
With Minn. Gov’s backing, Commerce appeals Line 3
December 21, 2018 - 6:51pm
December 10, 2018
David Neely is project manager for the Renville Wind Farm with EDP Renewables. The company hosted an open house Wednesday, Dec. 5, in Bird Island to provide information on the company's plans for a 100-megawatt wind farm north of Bird Island. Tom Cherveny / Forum News Service
100-megawatt wind farm proposed in Renville County, Minn.
December 10, 2018 - 7:57pm
Pete Stauber
Stauber’s first act: clear path for PolyMet
December 10, 2018 - 6:32pm
December 3, 2018
Environmental groups appeal PolyMet mine permits
December 3, 2018 - 3:41pm
November 17, 2018
Cooperative Energy Company's Interstate Cenex station on Humiston Avenue is shown Tuesday in the midst of a major remodeling. The station is tentatively scheduled to reopen sometime in mid-December. The store closed -- and fuel pumps were turned off -- on Sept. 24. (Tim Middagh / The Globe)
A big dig
November 17, 2018 - 10:45am
November 16, 2018
his overhead view showed the Keystone Pipeline oil spill last November near the South Dakota-North Dakota border. The pipeline runs from Canada through eastern North Dakota and South Dakota and then into Nebraska.  Submitted photo
One year after one of the nation's largest oil pipeline leaks happened near SD-ND border, some questions remain
November 16, 2018 - 3:26pm
November 1, 2018
PolyMet copper mine clears major hurdle with state permits
November 1, 2018 - 6:19pm
October 19, 2018
The Dakota Access Pipeline while under construction in western North Dakota.  Forum News Service file photo
Dakota Access Pipeline expansion takes step forward
October 19, 2018 - 8:19pm
September 30, 2018
An Aug. 23, 2018, aerial photo of the Mississippi River looking downstream shows St. Paul, left, and Minneapolis. In the foreground is the Ford Bridge, which links Ford Parkway in St. Paul and 46th St. in Minneapolis. Just downstream of the bridge is Lock and Dam No. 1, with an 18 megawatt hydroelectric generator operated by Brookfield Renewable. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
If Mississippi dams are removed, what happens to the hydroelectric plants? Corps plan has ripple effects
September 30, 2018 - 6:05am
September 29, 2018
Construction is progressing on a Stoneray Wind Project turbine in Pipestone County. (Tim Middagh / Forum News Service)
Union wants Minnesota workers hired for wind farm construction
September 29, 2018 - 7:48am
September 6, 2018
Feds end ban on mining exploration near BWCAW
September 6, 2018 - 4:58pm
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