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February 15, 2017
Work on the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota. File photo
Enbridge closes on $1.5 billion stake in Dakota Access Pipeline
February 15, 2017 - 8:41pm
February 10, 2017
The sun rises above "sea smoke" and low clouds as seen from behind the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center on Friday morning, Feb. 12, 2016, looking across the Duluth Harbor toward the Aerial Lift Bridge. Bob King /Forum News Service
Tribal summit in Duluth will target pipelines
February 10, 2017 - 6:33pm
February 5, 2017
A cyclist rides past a sign showing the prices of gas at a filling station in San Francisco, California July 22, 2015.    REUTERS/Robert Galbraith
U.S. refiners face weakening demand at pump for first time in 5 years
February 5, 2017 - 12:30pm
February 3, 2017
Chairman and chief executive officer Rex W. Tillerson speaks at a news conference following the Exxon Mobil Corporation Shareholders Meeting in Dallas May 28, 2008. REUTERS/Mike Stone/File Photo
Republicans ax disclosure, emissions rules on energy
February 3, 2017 - 5:22pm
January 31, 2017
U.S. House Republicans finalize list of rules, including one aimed at oil and gas, to kill in vote Wednesday
January 31, 2017 - 5:26pm
January 20, 2017
US Energy Secretary nominee Rick Perry leaves after the Presidential Inauguration of Donald Trump on January 20, 2017, at the US Capitol in Washington, DC. REUTERS/Saul Loeb/Pool
Trump could take quick action on energy, environment and climate
January 20, 2017 - 10:18pm
December 15, 2016
Apple's new MacBooks are displayed following an Apple event in San Francisco March 9, 2015.   REUTERS/Robert Galbraith/File Photo
California adopts first U.S. energy-saving rules for computers
December 15, 2016 - 7:59am
December 14, 2016
Renewable energy sources, which include wind, solar and hydroelectric, account for 22 percent of Willmar’s power load.  Wind turbines produce just a small portion of that.

Briana Sanchez / Tribune file photo
Nearly a quarter of Willmar's power is renewable
December 14, 2016 - 7:00am
December 8, 2016


Solar panels are shown in this file photo at the BOLD Schools football field in Olivia.
Tom Cherveny / Tribune file photo
Solar garden planned north of Brainerd
December 8, 2016 - 6:18pm
New LED lights are lit Monday evening in Spicer. There are 51 poles down state Highway 23 that now have the light emitting-diode lights that were installed as part of a citywide retrofit.

Briana Sanchez / Tribune
Spicer has seen the light
December 8, 2016 - 6:11am
November 29, 2016
The present Municipal Power Plant pictured in a May file photo is located at the intersection of 7th Street and Litchfield Avenue Southwest in Willmar. The plant's security was breached recently by an unknown intruder, who found his way to the roof before being secured. File photo / Rand Middleton / Tribune
Officials review security of Willmar power plant after intruder incident
November 29, 2016 - 9:35pm
November 15, 2016
Billings County Commissioners Joseph Kessel, Jim Arthaud ad Mike Kasian listen to public comment during a special meeting for a proposed wind farm in Billings County. (Forum News Service photo by Kalsey Stults)
Wind farm application rejected by Billings County Commission
November 15, 2016 - 7:50pm
October 25, 2016
Leak reported at nuclear reactor in Norway
October 25, 2016 - 3:51pm
October 13, 2016
Activists are seen attempting to cut chains after trespassing into a valve station for pipelines carrying crude from Canadian oils sands into the U.S. markets near Clearbrook, Minnesota, in this image released on October 16.   Courtesy Climate Direct Action/Handout via REUTERS
Daring U.S. pipeline sabotage spawned by lobster boat coal protest
October 13, 2016 - 4:10pm
September 21, 2016
Minnesota and Xcel Energy officials announce on Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016, that a third of the state Capitol complex will get electricity from rural Minnesota solar and wind farms. From left are Administration Commissioner Matt Massman, Lt. Gov. Tina Smith and Excel President Chris Clark. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
State to buy rural Minnesota renewable energy for Capitol complex
September 21, 2016 - 7:17pm
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