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December 5, 2018
A proposed expansion of the Ashtabula Wind Energy Center north of Valley City, N.D., above, has generated complaints from nearby residents who are concerned about noise and possible health effects. North Dakota requires wind turbines to be at least a quarter-mile from the nearest occupied dwelling, but some research suggests setbacks should be at least a half-mile or mile to ensure safety. Patrick Springer / The Forum
Permit denied for south-central North Dakota wind project: Decision made after four-hour hearing with testimony from opponents
December 5, 2018 - 10:08pm
July 12, 2018
These turbines are part of the Xcel Energy Courtenay Wind Farm in south-central North Dakota. John M. Steiner / Forum News Service
Xcel wins approval for another major wind farm project
July 12, 2018 - 5:21pm
March 16, 2017
Xcel plans seven new wind-energy farms, two in ND
March 16, 2017 - 8:04pm
February 1, 2017
The sun sets in the background of some of the wind turbines Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, south of Rollag. Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
Port: Wind power is a sacred cow ripe for slaughter, but a tax is the wrong way to do it
February 1, 2017 - 1:41pm
October 29, 2016
Wilton Wind Farm is utilized by Basin Electric Power Cooperative as a source of renewable power in North Dakota. NextEra Energy proposes to build an 87-turbine wind project in Stark County, which would provide more electricity to the cooperative. (AMY TABORSKY, Bismarck Tribune)
In North Dakota, wind is 20 percent of state's energy production
October 29, 2016 - 6:34am
June 18, 2015
Find balance between wind power on plains and wildlife needs
June 18, 2015 - 8:12am
November 21, 2008
Work begins on commercial wind farm zoning
November 21, 2008 - 12:00am
October 27, 2008
Letter to the editor:" Bring concerns on wind farm zoning to county officials
October 27, 2008 - 12:00am
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