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March 11, 2019
The coal ash disposal landfill for Minnkota Power Cooperative's Milton R. Young Station near Center, N.D. Coal ash, considered a non-hazardous waste, contains pollutants including heavy metals. Rules require proper disposal in landfills lined with clay and plastic to prevent seepage into groundwater and drinking water sources. Photo courtesy of the North Dakota Department of Health
Report: Unsafe levels of coal ash contamination found in North Dakota groundwater
March 11, 2019 - 10:46am
July 17, 2018
Great River Energy HVDC Project Manager Greg Schutte will lead the $130 million update of the power cooperative's CU HVDC transmission line converter stations, slated to start in the spring. Behind Schutte are crates containing new cooling towers that will switch the converter system from being air cooled to water cooled. Bismarck Tribune
North Dakota coal plant to upgrade transmission system that carries power to 500,000 people
July 17, 2018 - 9:36pm
June 6, 2018
Power cooperative doubles down on renewables
June 6, 2018 - 6:39pm
April 5, 2018
Rich Garman, left, Jonathan Fortner, middle, and Ned Kruger participate in a panel discussion on future markets such as greenhouses, autonomous vehicles and rare earth elements at Thursday's Lignite Energy Council's annual meeting at the Bismarck Event Center.Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
ND coal, greenhouse partnership to grow tomatoes looking promising
April 5, 2018 - 7:12pm
July 22, 2016
Leaders discuss future of North Dakota coal power plants after announced closure
July 22, 2016 - 8:21pm
July 16, 2016
Press Pass: Third annual gathering of TR’s brings 7 Teddy impersonators to North Dakota, Convicted murderer of Dickinson woman dies in New England prison, Oil production up slightly but ‘bouncing along the bottom’, Great River Energy closing Stanton plant
July 16, 2016 - 6:00am
July 15, 2016
Great River Energy closing Stanton plant
July 15, 2016 - 9:51pm
April 16, 2016
Great River Energy has been running its Coal Creek Station coal-fired power plant at less than capacity in order to make room for more wind power coming onto the market. (Jessica Holdman/Bismarck Tribune)
Coal power struggles in competitive energy market
April 16, 2016 - 6:01pm
McLean County Commission rejects oil industry landfill
July 16, 2013 - 6:08pm
November 29, 2011
Utility shutters recently-completed coal plant
November 29, 2011 - 9:31am
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