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May 13, 2015
The North Dakota Public Service Commission has delayed a hearing for Dickinson Wind after Stark County denied the project between Gladstone and Richardton. (iStock Photo)
PSC postpones hearing on Dickinson Wind project
May 13, 2015 - 4:03pm
April 30, 2015
Gladstone Mayor Kurt Martin speaks in opposition of NextEra Energy Resources’ wind energy project proposed between Taylor and Gladstone Thursday evening at the Stark County Planning and Zoning Board meeting in Dickinson. (Abby Kessler/The Dickinson Press)
Wind project breezes on: After 5 hours of discussion, NextEra goes to Stark County Commission
April 30, 2015 - 11:38pm
March 19, 2015
Press Photo by Katherine Lymn 
Local residents at an open house for a wind farm proposed for eastern Stark County look over the proposed map for the 87 turbines of the project as others discuss the farm Thursday evening at the Taylor-Richardton Elementary School.
Talking wind: NextEra Energy hosts open house
March 19, 2015 - 11:43pm
March 18, 2015
Wind farm proposed for Stark County: Residents concerned about noise, quality of life
March 18, 2015 - 10:49pm
March 7, 2015
Wind industry pushing for extension of tax credit
March 7, 2015 - 8:59pm
February 6, 2015
PrairieWinds goes 5 years without an employee injury
February 6, 2015 - 12:13am
December 31, 2014
Basin Electric agrees to wind projects near Richardton, Tioga
December 31, 2014 - 2:02pm
December 17, 2014
N.D. regulators approve $240M wind farm
December 17, 2014 - 6:37pm
November 24, 2014
MDU to purchase Hettinger wind farm
November 24, 2014 - 1:05pm
November 15, 2014
Lawmakers eye wind energy tax credit extension
November 15, 2014 - 9:36pm
November 8, 2014
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A proposal for a wind farm, like this one shown above, is taking flight. The project, which has generated concerns about its potential danger to two protected bird species, proposed near Ellendale is being revived after litigation halted it in 2011.
Getting a Second wind: Wind farm project revived after lawsuit; developer working on permit related to whooping crane
November 8, 2014 - 12:00am
October 27, 2014
FNS Photo by Anna Burleson
Brendon Ruppell, a first-year wind energy technician major, looks down nearly 300 feet from the top of Lake Region State College’s wind turbine. He has climbed the tower more than a dozen times.
Learning the ropes: Hands-on experience prepares students for career in growing wind energy industry
October 27, 2014 - 10:50pm
September 12, 2014
FNS Photo by Dave Wallis
The sun sets in the background of some of the wind turbines Wednesday south of Rollag, Minn.
No sunset for Lakeswind: Wind farm generating power, few complaints
September 12, 2014 - 7:31pm
September 3, 2014
PSC orders financial pledge for cost of reclaiming wind farms
September 3, 2014 - 5:33pm
September 2, 2014
FNS Photo by Eric Hylden
Wind turbine blades from LM Windpower await shipping from a yard along Interstate 29 near Thompson.
Wind up in the air: U.S. House candidates Cramer, Sinner differ on tax credit
September 2, 2014 - 11:00pm