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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
May 30, 2017
Minnkota Power Cooperative's Milton Young Station, located near Center, N.D., burns lignite coal to generate electricity for customers in eastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota. Minnkota is proposing Project Tundra, which would use advanced technology to capture carbon dioxide, which could be used to help pump oil from the ground in western North Dakota. Photo special to The Forum.
North Dakota's quest to develop technology to capture carbon from coal plants
May 30, 2017 - 10:21am
October 15, 2016
From left,  Gov. Jack Dalrymple, Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., and Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., speak Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016, to energy industry representatives at the Great Plains & Empower ND Energy Conference in Bismarck. Photo by Jessica Holdman / Bismarck Tribune
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October 15, 2016 - 5:38pm
August 22, 2016
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
August 22, 2016 - 8:33pm
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