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October 13, 2018
Lynn Helms, director of the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources, is seen in this Forum News Service file photo.
North Dakota oil production sets more records, but limited by gas capture
October 13, 2018 - 7:40am
October 11, 2018
Oasis completes new gas processing plant in northwest ND
October 11, 2018 - 8:27pm
The Great River Energy Stanton Station is seen in this file photo. Bismarck Tribune
Coal-fired power plant demolished in central ND
October 11, 2018 - 5:19pm
October 10, 2018
Wind turbines abut a traditional farm July 7, 2014, south of Wilton, N.D. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Large wind farm planned south of Bismarck
October 10, 2018 - 5:03pm
ND Xcel customers in line for refunds due to federal tax cuts
October 10, 2018 - 4:01pm
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
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 28, 2018
An oil well is pictured along the shoreline of Lake Sakakawea in Williams County, N.D., on Wednesday, April 11, 2017. Amy Dalrymple / Forum News Service
Oil drilling unit near Lake Sakakawea to move forward
September 28, 2018 - 7:15pm
September 27, 2018
New natural gas processing plant announced for Bakken
September 27, 2018 - 7:23pm
September 26, 2018
Department of Commerce wants Line 3 approval reconsidered
September 26, 2018 - 8:04pm
An oil pumpjack operates in Azerbaijan.  Bloomberg photo by Taylor Weidman.
Strategic Petroleum Reserve could be next Trump weapon on oil prices
September 26, 2018 - 10:54am
September 24, 2018
Oil Derrick
North Dakota 'just won the geology lottery.' Oil exec estimates the Bakken reserves hold 30 to 40 billion barrels of recoverable oil
September 24, 2018 - 6:25pm
A drilling rig operates in April at a Slawson Exploration well pad near Lake Sakakawea on the Fort Berthold Reservation. Drilling is now complete with hydraulic fracturing expected to begin in October. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Oil company proposes new wells near Lake Sakakawea
September 24, 2018 - 6:04pm
September 18, 2018
In less than two years, this patch of dirt is expected to be transformed into an oil refinery. Courtesy of Meridian Energy Group
Davis Refinery could serve as 'prototype' for future refineries
September 18, 2018 - 8:46pm
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