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March 16, 2009
As interest in small wind grows, so does resistance
March 16, 2009 - 12:09pm
Proposed wind farm in North Dakota gets boost in power
March 16, 2009 - 12:05pm
February 27, 2009
A wood chipper filled 20 semi loads of biomass material, which was sold to a power company in Grand Rapids.
Area timber waste being used for biomass
February 27, 2009 - 4:37pm
February 16, 2009
The Rev. Cody Schuler of Edgewood United Methodist Church in Fargo is having his congregation "carbon fast" for Lent. Schuler is planning to use his clothes dryer less. (David Samson/The Forum)
Church groups hoping congregants will conserve energy during Lent
February 16, 2009 - 9:00am
February 8, 2009
Proposed wind farms near Glyndon
Wind farms stir up worry in Glyndon
February 8, 2009 - 12:00am
February 4, 2009
West Fargo mayor featured in New York Times report on wind energy
February 4, 2009 - 3:35pm
January 20, 2009
Speaker questions value of ethanol
January 20, 2009 - 12:00am
January 16, 2009
Kurt Baldwin, 14, of Montevideo showed up at the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission's Big Stone II hearing Thursday dressed as a polar bear. Baldwin said the costume was meant to draw attention to environmental concerns surrounding the coal-fired power plant project. Next to Baldwin is a fellow Big Stone II opponent dressed as an otter.
Big Stone approval has strings attached
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
November 17, 2008
A growing mound of harvested corn cobs can be seen stored on the old airport runway in Willmar. The cobs mixed with coal will be used by the Willmar Municipal Utilities power plant as an energy source. (Ron Adams/West Central Tribune)
Corn cobs could be the new 'green' fuel at Willmar plan
November 17, 2008 - 12:00am
September 10, 2008
Task Force to talk energy
September 10, 2008 - 12:00am
September 2, 2008
Minnesota couple putting bioenergy to the farm test
September 2, 2008 - 12:00am
August 22, 2008
Hummel Column: No energy shortage around here
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
June 5, 2008
Missouri River Energy dedicates wind energy project
June 5, 2008 - 12:00am
March 30, 2008
MN Energy Resources makes donations
March 30, 2008 - 12:00am
January 24, 2008
Big Stone II case centers on projections
January 24, 2008 - 12:00am