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June 16, 2017
Public hearing in Ashley this month on Merricourt Wind Power Project
The North Dakota Public Service Commission will hold a public hearing at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 28, in Ashley regarding a proposal to amend...
June 16, 2017 - 6:45am
May 1, 2017
Merricourt Wind Project going forward in western Dickey County moving ahead
A wind farm project in southern North Dakota that was first heard by the Public Service Commission nearly six years ago may be headed back to the PSC. Otter Tail Power Co. filed an application in April for an advance determination of prudence and a certificate of convenience and...
May 1, 2017 - 6:43am
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 8, 2017
Snow plows and roof repairs follow winds' wake
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. — Roads closed by Tuesday's whiteout conditions reopened Wednesday, March 8, as plows cleared highways in northern North...
March 8, 2017 - 9:58pm
March 7, 2017
Most of ND remains under high wind warning
FARGO -- Most of North Dakota is under a high wind warning until 9 Tuesday night as wind gusts could reach 65 mph in parts of the state, the...
March 7, 2017 - 5:08pm
February 12, 2017
Blown away: Wind energy sector turns into largest renewable resource in U.S., sees massive expansion in North Dakota
GRAND FORKS — Those driving 3 miles north of Grand Forks may see something strange: long, narrow, pointed white giants sailing through...
February 12, 2017 - 8:34am
November 16, 2016
No win for wind
MEDORA, N.D. — Billings County Commissioners rejected the application for a 114-turbine wind farm on Tuesday. Orion Renewable Energy Group...
November 16, 2016 - 6:47am
November 10, 2016
U.S. seeks to speed wind, solar development on federal lands
The Obama administration on Thursday took a major step toward encouraging development of renewable energy on federal lands in six Western states by establishing a competitive bidding process similar to how oil and gas leases are awarded.Solar and wind developers have long sought to...
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November 10, 2016 - 5:00pm
November 7, 2016
Foxtail Wind Farm
Two companies are working together to build a new wind farm in Dickey County, according to information from Xcel Energy. Foxtail Wind, a planned 150-megawatt wind farm, would generate enough electricity for about 45,000 homes and employ between six and 10 people when operational,...
November 7, 2016 - 6:34am
October 27, 2016
New U.S. wind power capacity falls in 3rd qtr, construction rises
U.S. wind energy installations fell 44 percent in the third quarter, though projects under construction are approaching record levels thanks to its low cost and the recent five-year extension of a key tax credit, according to an industry group.Installations of wind capacity fell...
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October 27, 2016 - 4:16pm
September 28, 2016
VALLEY CITY, N.D.—The permitting process for the largest wind farm ever proposed in North Dakota moved ahead Tuesday with a hearing before...
September 28, 2016 - 6:37am
September 26, 2016
More wind but less frost with higher temps
Strong winds on Sunday are expected to be replaced by breezy and warmer conditions for the rest of the week, according to the National Weather Service in Bismarck. Gusts of up to 45 mph created hazardous conditions for driving on Sunday, prompting the NWS to issue a strong wind advisory...
September 26, 2016 - 6:34am
September 14, 2016
Public hearing set for proposed wind farm
The North Dakota Public Service Commission will hold a public hearing regarding proposed construction of the $375 million Glacier Ridge Wind Farm in Barnes County at 9 a.m. Sept. 27 in Vangstad Auditorium on the Valley City State University campus at 101 College St. SW, Valley City....
September 14, 2016 - 6:51am
August 11, 2016
Rain, wind floods roads, damage signs
Rain and wind from a storm Tuesday evening and early Wednesday morning flooded roads and damaged signs in Dickey County, according to Charlie...
August 11, 2016 - 2:13pm
August 4, 2016
Storm Pictures from Wednesday
Storms popped up between Minot and Devils lake near highway 2 around 4 pm Wednesday afternoon. The storms spread eastward dropping hail and producing...
August 4, 2016 - 9:22am