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November 16, 2014
Peak Wind Gusts Sunday
Wind Gusts: Garrison, ND: 51 mph Bismarck, ND: 48 mph Glen Ullin, ND: 46 mph Hettinger, ND: 45 mph Minot, ND: 44 mph Watford...
November 16, 2014 - 10:38pm
Snow and Blowing Snow Through Tonight
Winter Weather Advisories are in effect for much of the area through this evening. A disturbance is moving through, bringing snow showers and...
November 16, 2014 - 3:29pm
November 15, 2014
Windy with Blowing Snow on Sunday
A disturbance will move south out of Manitoba tonight, and will move through the region on Sunday. Light snow showers are expected across eastern...
November 15, 2014 - 6:21pm
November 7, 2014
Becoming Very Windy Today
**WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH 9 PM THIS EVENING. ** Overview: A strong area of low pressure will be passing to our north, moving through...
November 7, 2014 - 10:40am
August 21, 2014
Wind energy project gets go-ahead from Public Service Commission
BISMARCK — A wind energy project that’s been in the works since 2008 won final approval Wednesday from the North Dakota Public Service Commission. The three-member panel voted unanimously to grant an order of public convenience and necessity for the Border Winds project, which...
August 21, 2014 - 7:34am
August 16, 2014
PSC approves wind project in split vote
BISMARCK — In a split vote Thursday, the North Dakota Public Service Commission approved a wind turbine farm in Adams County that eventually could provide enough power for more than 50,000 homes. Thunder Spirit Wind LLC filed its initial project notice in August 2011, proposing...
August 16, 2014 - 7:21am
July 5, 2014
Adams county commissioners say yes to wind farm
HETTINGER, N.D. — Adams County commissioners on Thursday unanimously approved permits for the new layout of a $350 million wind farm near Hettinger. Pending approval from the state’s Public Service Commission, wind farm construction in Duck Creek and Holt townships will proceed...
July 5, 2014 - 7:01am
July 1, 2014
U.S. commits $150 mln loan for long-proposed Cape Wind project
BOSTON - The U.S. Department of Energy on Tuesday said it would provide a $150 million loan to support construction of the proposed Cape Wind development off Massachusetts' Cape Cod beach resort area. Developers of the planned wind farm, which would feature 130 turbines...
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July 1, 2014 - 10:30am
Winds to taper off here today
The last few days have been a rough time to be a bird, but the extreme winds that have been shaking buildings and breaking trees in Jamestown...
July 1, 2014 - 9:50am
June 26, 2014
Planning of Adams County wind farm questioned
BISMARCK — North Dakota Public Service Commission member Randy Christmann decried the handling of changes to a $350 million wind farm near Hettinger at a meeting Wednesday. The PSC approved a plan that would allow the building of 43 wind turbines in Adams County last fall. But...
June 26, 2014 - 7:12am
June 24, 2014
Wind farm project delayed
A $350 million wind farm originally planned for construction this year in northern Stutsman County has been delayed. The project is the largest in North Dakota to be issued a single construction permit by the North Dakota Public Service Commission. The project includes 100 wind turbines...
June 24, 2014 - 6:55am
May 3, 2014
Public hearing set for wind project in N.D.
HEBRON, N.D. — The North Dakota Public Service Commission will host a public hearing this month for a proposed wind energy project on the border of Stark and Morton counties. The hearing will be held at 10 a.m. CDT May 12 at the Hebron Community Center. Infinity Wind Power will...
May 3, 2014 - 7:43am
April 30, 2014
Video: High winds cause power outages, big waves in the Northland
High winds brought down trees and limbs, causing power outages Monday across Duluth’s east side and the Northland. East Duluth resident Linda Nervick said her bed “shook and shimmied all night long,” the winds keeping her up in her 100-year-old home. Dennis Henkel heard...
April 30, 2014 - 3:12pm
April 26, 2014
Courtenay Wind Farm: Official: County could issue final permits for it in next two weeks
Stutsman County could issue the final permits necessary for the construction of the Courtenay Wind Farm in the next two weeks, according to Casey Bradley, auditor/chief operating officer for Stutsman County. “We will approve the road maintenance agreement next week,” he said....
April 26, 2014 - 7:55am
April 17, 2014
Even wind farms get old and die
North Dakota Public Service Commissioner Brian Kalk has the right perspective on reclamation of wind power sites that are either abandoned or have outlived their usefulness. The Public Service Commission talked about the issue last week in the context of the possibility of having...
April 17, 2014 - 7:22am