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January 3, 2018
Kentucky Utilities’ coal-fired generating plant in Ghent, Ky., April 18, 2014. Corporate demand for electricity from renewable sources to meet clean-energy goals is leading utilities to cut the use of coal, even in coal country. (Luke Sharrett/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
America's power grid shows signs of strain amid deep freeze
January 3, 2018 - 3:45pm
November 24, 2017
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What your Christmas lights will do to your electricity bill
November 24, 2017 - 2:53pm
 Neighbors share power from a generator using extension cords in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico, Oct. 5, 2017. Weeks after Hurricane Maria, packing winds of up to 155 miles an hour, knocked out power to the entire island, 80 percent of Puerto Rico still does not have power. (Dennis M. Rivera Pichardo/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Small Montana firm lands Puerto Rico's biggest contract to get the power back on
October 24, 2017 - 11:01am
September 14, 2017
Power restored faster than expected
September 14, 2017 - 7:02am
September 12, 2017
A construction worker stands on U.S. Highway 281/52 just north of Jamestown Tuesday stopping traffic when a power line was downed, stretching across the northbound and southbound lanes. Portions of Jamestown and some rural communities lost power as a result. John M. Steiner / The Sunplay button
Power outage: Electricity to region cut as transmission lines clipped
September 12, 2017 - 5:28pm
April 5, 2017
The Robert W Scherer Power Plant, a coal-fired electricity plant operated by Georgia Power, a subsidiary of the Southern Company, in Juliette, Georgia, U.S. April 1, 2017. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry
President Trump declares end to 'war on coal,' but utilities aren't listening
April 5, 2017 - 2:59pm
December 28, 2016
UPDATED: Rural power outage resolved
December 28, 2016 - 10:12pm
December 24, 2016
Glacier Ridge
December 24, 2016 - 6:41am
June 15, 2016
Judges back North Dakota, say Minnesota overreached with coal plant law
June 15, 2016 - 3:11pm
May 6, 2016
Xcel tells PSC of efforts to improve Fargo electric reliability
May 6, 2016 - 6:35am
December 16, 2015
This photo submitted by one of the crews working on the rural power outages shows the ice encrusted lines.
UPDATED; Power outages reported in rural areas
December 16, 2015 - 3:56pm
September 23, 2015
Major companies join alliance seeking 100 percent green electricity
September 23, 2015 - 9:27am
September 4, 2015
Power outage reported Thursday
September 4, 2015 - 7:01am
September 3, 2015
Northern Jamestown without electricity
September 3, 2015 - 1:34pm
December 18, 2014
Utility customers to bear additional cost
December 18, 2014 - 7:20am