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April 21, 2018
Volunteers cleaned up in and around the Red River in Fargo during the summer of 2017. River Keepers / Special to The Forum
10 simple ways to help save Earth
April 21, 2018 - 6:27am
February 20, 2018
Minnkota Power Cooperative vice president and chief financial officer Karen Thingelstad details the new features put into the company's new facility at 5301 32nd Avenue South in Grand Forks. Photo taken Tuesday, February 20, 2018. Nick Nelson / Grand Forks Heraldplay button
Minnkota Power wraps up move into new headquarters in Grand Forks
February 20, 2018 - 7:59pm
January 3, 2018
Kentucky Utilities’ coal-fired generating plant in Ghent, Ky., April 18, 2014. Corporate demand for electricity from renewable sources to meet clean-energy goals is leading utilities to cut the use of coal, even in coal country. (Luke Sharrett/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
America's power grid shows signs of strain amid deep freeze
January 3, 2018 - 3:45pm
November 24, 2017
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What your Christmas lights will do to your electricity bill
November 24, 2017 - 2:53pm
 Neighbors share power from a generator using extension cords in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico, Oct. 5, 2017. Weeks after Hurricane Maria, packing winds of up to 155 miles an hour, knocked out power to the entire island, 80 percent of Puerto Rico still does not have power. (Dennis M. Rivera Pichardo/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Small Montana firm lands Puerto Rico's biggest contract to get the power back on
October 24, 2017 - 11:01am
April 5, 2017
The Robert W Scherer Power Plant, a coal-fired electricity plant operated by Georgia Power, a subsidiary of the Southern Company, in Juliette, Georgia, U.S. April 1, 2017. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry
President Trump declares end to 'war on coal,' but utilities aren't listening
April 5, 2017 - 2:59pm
February 21, 2017
An airplane flies over a drone during the Polar Bear Plunge on Coney Island in the Brooklyn borough of New York January 1, 2015. REUTERS file photo
Xcel, FAA research using drones to inspect electric lines
February 21, 2017 - 2:32pm
December 22, 2016
A row of wind turbines towers over the landscape near Edgeley, N.D., Sept. 16, 2003. There's a new harvest taking place on the North Dakota prairie this fall. Look to the western horizon here and see 41 glistening white pinwheels turning on the Coteau Ridge, capturing the breeze with swinging arms and spinning it into electricity that's shipped out on high-voltage lines. (AP Photo/The Forum, Darren Gibbins)
Downsized N.D. wind farm approved on split vote
December 22, 2016 - 9:53pm
December 13, 2016
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Low-income households get help to stay warm this winter
December 13, 2016 - 11:45am
August 22, 2016
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
August 22, 2016 - 7:50pm
October 25, 2015
Carbon dioxide requirements will require ‘major changes’ in electricity generation
October 25, 2015 - 5:00am
October 23, 2015
Goldenwest Electric Cooperative to receive $10M USDA loan
October 23, 2015 - 9:53am
May 12, 2015
Slope Electric gets $12.5M in USDA Rural Development loans
May 12, 2015 - 3:31pm
December 4, 2014
Cramer: Where will you be when the lights go out?
December 4, 2014 - 11:19pm
September 9, 2014
Roughrider Electric receives $50M in Rural Development loans
September 9, 2014 - 10:43am
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