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March 30, 2016
U.S. Sen. Steve Daines, in foreground, listens as BNSF Executive Chairman Matthew K. Rose speaks at the Montana Energy Conference at the Radisson Hotel in Billings on Wednesday. Billings Gazette photo.
Stalled oil, coal industry costing railroad jobs
March 30, 2016 - 8:37pm
March 3, 2016
Rick Curtsinger, spokesman for Cloud Peak Energy, which operates Spring Creek Mine in southeast Montana, talks in a mine pit. (Billings Gazette photo.)
Despite assurances, mining companies remain skeptical that loopholes will be given on new leases
March 3, 2016 - 4:27pm
February 23, 2016
Hoeven, Cramer join legal brief seeking to overturn EPA emissions rule; Heitkamp also supports challenge
February 23, 2016 - 3:11pm
January 15, 2016
North Dakota coal production remains steady
January 15, 2016 - 6:27pm
Federal moratorium elicits critical response
January 15, 2016 - 6:23pm
U.S. halts new coal leases on federal land in wide-ranging review
January 15, 2016 - 10:07am
October 27, 2015
Heitkamp, Hoeven among sponsors of resolution aimed at EPA rules
October 27, 2015 - 12:01pm
October 25, 2015
Great River Energy CEO David Saggau is shown at the company’s offices. (Photo by Lauren Donovan / Bismarck Tribune)
Coal-powered plant operators face CO2 deadline
October 25, 2015 - 5:00am
Carbon dioxide requirements will require ‘major changes’ in electricity generation
October 25, 2015 - 5:00am
October 20, 2015
Minnesota, North Dakota in appeals court over emission standards
October 20, 2015 - 5:34pm
October 14, 2015
A coal plant located 5 miles south of South Heart is shown on Wednesday. The coal plant has closed its operation. (Press Photo by Andrew Wernette)
Coal testing site near South Heart ceases operation
October 14, 2015 - 8:42pm
October 13, 2015
Stenehjem: N.D. will sue EPA over stricter CO2 standards for coal-fired power plants
October 13, 2015 - 5:18pm
August 4, 2015
The Great River Energy Coal Creek Station coal plant near the Falkirk mine outside of Underwood, N.D., is the largest power plant in North Dakota (Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service)
New EPA carbon rules 'very, very frightening' for ND coal
August 4, 2015 - 9:51am
August 3, 2015
Obama issues challenge on climate change with power plant rule
August 3, 2015 - 5:50pm
May 5, 2015
Magnetation's Plant 2 near Bovey, Minn.,as seen in May 2014. The company announced Tuesday that it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. (Forum News Service file photo)
Minn. mining company files for bankruptcy
May 5, 2015 - 3:07pm