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September 18, 2017
North Dakota's energy portfolio diverse, leaders say
Oil may be North Dakota's largest money maker when it comes to energy, but it certainly isn't the state's only source of income. North Dakota...
September 18, 2017 - 11:22pm
September 1, 2017
North Dakota coal country sees some optimism under Trump
UNDERWOOD, N.D.—As Jeremy Eckroth drove across a moon-like landscape in central North Dakota, a massive dragline excavator came into view....
September 1, 2017 - 1:29pm
August 24, 2017
Coal push may be disaster insurance the grid doesn't need
If all hell breaks loose on the U.S. power grid -- a terrorist blows up a key natural gas pipeline, say, in the midst of a frigid winter -- how...
August 24, 2017 - 12:43pm
July 23, 2017
Researchers sample ND coal for rare elements
BISMARCK — Armed with gallon Ziploc bags and a pick axe, state mineral researchers are sampling North Dakota coal to make a model for finding...
July 23, 2017 - 3:11pm
July 13, 2017
Heitkamp introduces bill encouraging reduction of carbon emissions and technological innovation in energy sector
WASHINGTON—Legislation encouraging technological innovation to help reduce carbon emissions was reintroduced Wednesday, July 12, in the...
July 13, 2017 - 5:15pm
July 5, 2017
ND coal studying supply of valuable rare earth elements
BISMARCK — North Dakota coal companies are hoping to have a hand in solving the nation's supply problem of rare earth elements. Europium,...
July 5, 2017 - 9:40am
July 4, 2017
ND delegation advocates funding for clean coal technology, but Trump's budget cuts research
BISMARCK—President Donald Trump says he wants to save coal, but his budget proposal includes steep cuts for research that could advance...
July 4, 2017 - 10:02pm
June 15, 2017
ND coal industry to teachers: Keep challenging students
BISMARCK — Leaders of North Dakota's coal industry say they have high-paying job opportunities but need teachers to push students to take...
June 15, 2017 - 7:00pm
June 1, 2017
Coal industry officials pledge to maintain projects aimed at reducing carbon dioxide emissions
BISMARCK — North Dakota's coal industry won't back down from its carbon capture initiatives despite the country's withdrawal from the U.S....
June 1, 2017 - 6:55pm
May 21, 2017
North Dakota coal power company to test new uses for carbon
UNDERWOOD, N.D. — A regional power cooperative is developing methods for capturing and using carbon dioxide emissions that may impact the...
May 21, 2017 - 6:00am
April 5, 2017
President Trump declares end to 'war on coal,' but utilities aren't listening
WASHINGTON/LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK - When President Donald Trump signed an executive order last week to sweep away Obama-era climate change regulations,...
April 5, 2017 - 2:59pm
April 3, 2017
ND legislators raise concerns to Hoeven over wind subsidies
BISMARCK — North Dakota House members killed a study of the state's long-term energy plan on Monday, April 3, included in a bill that prompted...
April 3, 2017 - 9:46pm
March 1, 2017
Trump poised to lift federal coal ban, other green rules
U.S. President Donald Trump will target a handful of Obama-era green regulations, including a federal coal mining ban and an initiative forcing...
March 1, 2017 - 1:13pm
November 14, 2016
Old and worn out, U.S. coal-fired power plants easy prey for gas: Kemp
LONDON - President Barack Obama's administration has been blamed for the closure of a record number of coal-fired power plants across and heavy job losses in the mining industry.
November 14, 2016 - 10:04am
November 7, 2016
China's rising coal generation is both a right and wrong step
LAUNCESTON, Australia - China's future use of polluting coal for electricity shows the difficulty of dealing with news that presents multiple facts, thus allowing some to be highlighted over others.The National Energy Administration (NEA) announced on Monday its latest five-year plan...
November 7, 2016 - 8:00pm