Weather Forecast


Natural gas

File photo / Tribune
The Willmar turbines are picture in this Tribune file photo. The severe cold weather in January interupted energy production for two days during the productive month.
Power and water usage stays flat in Willmar
13 hours 23 min ago
January 30, 2019
Xcel asks customers to lower thermostat to conserve natural gas
January 30, 2019 - 3:53pm
December 6, 2018
Soybeans are loaded into a grain cart during harvest in Wyanet, Ill., on Sept. 18, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Truce or not, US soy, liquefied natural gas look unappetizing now for China
December 6, 2018 - 1:15pm
November 14, 2018
Tribune file photo
Brightmark Energy of San Francisco, California, is working with the city of Benson in hopes of acquiring a portion of the former Fibrominn property with intentions of developing a refinery to produce biogas. Animal wastes and possibly other organic matter would be used to produce the biogas.
Former Fibrominn site may again produce bioenergy in Benson
November 14, 2018 - 7:27am
August 25, 2018
Jackson Forderer / for MPR News file photo

Cattle on a farm in rural Redwood Falls.
Manure to fuel: CenterPoint wants to sell you 'renewable' natural gas
August 25, 2018 - 6:32am
April 9, 2018
Hundreds of miles of Energy Transfer Partners pipe sit in storage in Newton, Iowa, as photographed on October 14, 2015. (Andy Abeyta/The Cedar Rapids Gazette)
Cyberattack 'wake-up call' puts pipeline industry in hot seat
April 9, 2018 - 11:13am
January 7, 2018
Bismarck Tribune graphic
900-mile natural gas liquids pipeline proposed for Bakken
January 7, 2018 - 3:38pm
December 6, 2017
Small ND town loses natural gas on frigid day, night
December 6, 2017 - 9:39pm
February 26, 2014
Renville County approves tax settlement with Alliance Pipeline
February 26, 2014 - 12:00pm
February 13, 2014
Blast rocks Kentucky natgas pipeline
February 13, 2014 - 7:44am
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 28, 2014
play button
Natural gas pipeline explosion spotlights need for preparations in case of widespread heating outages
January 28, 2014 - 9:50am
January 27, 2014
Thousands shiver in Manitoba as pipeline blast cuts natural gas supply
January 27, 2014 - 12:28pm
Xcel Energy says natural gas shortage could ease by tonight
January 27, 2014 - 1:00am
July 28, 2013
Some say industry arrogance fueled fracking anger
July 28, 2013 - 11:53pm