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April 19, 2014
Federal judge strikes down Minn. rules on out-of-state power plants
April 19, 2014 - 7:00am
March 24, 2014
Pete Swenson, from left, Mike Langmo and Fritz Ebinger discuss LED lighting in turkey barns during a recent seminar in Willmar. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
Looking for savings in the turkey barn
March 24, 2014 - 11:18pm
March 20, 2014
Scott Rohlik, regional fuel manager with Central Harvest States, advised the Chippewa County Corn and Soybean Growers to plan ahead for tight propane supplies by contracting, adding on-farm storage and filling tanks during the summer.  Submitted
Propane supplies likely to remain tight for years to come
March 20, 2014 - 11:08pm
March 18, 2014
Bushmills Ethanol General Manager Erik Osmon said a new water treatment system will allow the ethanol production facility near Atwater to reduce its overall water usage by a third. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
With new discharge system, Bushmills Ethanol expects to shrink its water usage
March 18, 2014 - 6:00am
February 24, 2014
Small Nebraska agency might further complicate Keystone fight
February 24, 2014 - 9:00am
GE to spend another $10 billion on energy research by 2020
February 24, 2014 - 8:00am
February 12, 2014
Cars drive under a traffic sign displaying winter storm warnings after a rare snowstorm in Kennesaw, Georgia, January 28, 2014.
Credit: Reuters/Tami Chappell
Winter exposes weakness in U.S. natural gas supply network
February 12, 2014 - 7:54am
January 27, 2014
Xcel Energy says natural gas shortage could ease by tonight
January 27, 2014 - 1:00am
December 24, 2013
Fagen Inc. is partner in wind project planned in S.D.
December 24, 2013 - 5:26am
November 19, 2013
Xcel Energy contacting customers about errors on electric bills
November 19, 2013 - 3:15pm
November 17, 2013
Jasmine Neito, left, an ACGC Youth Energy Summit student, helps Andrew Magallon, 6, of Litchfield with a hands-on water demonstration Saturday during the annual YES Energy Expo at the ACGC High School in Grove City.  The event featured several activities for children as well as a chance for adults to visit with energy-related businesses. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
An energetic YES!
November 17, 2013 - 11:26pm
November 13, 2013
ACGC YES team planning to host day-long energy expo for community
November 13, 2013 - 11:43pm
November 2, 2013
Propane supplies tight as harvest-related demand grows
November 2, 2013 - 3:46am
Willmar’s turbines could be turning in about a week
November 2, 2013 - 2:06am
October 31, 2013
Exxon's quarterly profit down 18 percent
October 31, 2013 - 7:53am