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ALLETE Bringing PTC-Qualifying Wind Farm To North Dakota

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 17, 2017

ALLETE Clean Energy, a wholly owned subsidiary of ALLETE Inc., is further highlighting the 100 MW wind farm it plans to build in North Dakota as part of Xcel Energy’s newly announced plans to bring more wind energy to the [Read More]

North Dakota Senator Seeks Two-Year Ban On Wind Development

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 21, 2017

Under a bill recently passed by the state’s Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, a North Dakota lawmaker is seeking a two-year moratorium on wind power development. State Sen. Dwight Cook, R-District 34, added an amendment on wind power to [Read More]

Thunder Spirit Wind Farm To Grow In North Dakota

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 03, 2017

ALLETE Clean Energy has announced plans to work with Montana-Dakota Utilities (MDU) to expand the Thunder Spirit Wind project in North Dakota from 107.5 MW to 150 MW. ALLETE Clean Energy secured a 25-year power purchase agreement with MDU to [Read More]

Xcel Powers Up 200 MW North Dakota Wind Project

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 30, 2016

Xcel Energy’s Courtenay Wind Farm, a 200 MW project in North Dakota, is now fully operational. The project is located near Courtenay, north of Jamestown – a wind-abundant area ideal for wind development, says Xcel. The project comprises 100 Vestas [Read More]

North Dakota College Installs Wind Technician Training Tower

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 05, 2016

North Dakota’s Bismarck State College (BSC) has completed a new tower that will provide wind technician training and education for students and industry partners. The top of the Nacelle Tower is 32 feet high, and the interior hub hatch stands [Read More]

North Dakota Grants Permit For 150 MW Brady Wind II

Posted by Lauren Tyler on July 08, 2016

The North Dakota Public Service Commission (PSC) has approved a siting permit for the 150 MW Brady II Wind Energy Center in Hettinger and Stark counties. The permit is for Brady Wind II LLC, a wholly owned, indirect subsidiary of [Read More]

150 MW Wind Energy Center Proposed In N.D.

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 01, 2016

The North Dakota Public Service Commission (PSC) is holding a public hearing regarding a proposal to construct the 150 MW Brady II Wind Energy Center in Hettinger and Stark counties. Brady Wind II LLC, a wholly owned, indirect subsidiary of [Read More]

Construction Kicks Off On Enel’s North Dakota Wind Project

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 16, 2016

Enel Green Power North America Inc. (EGPNA), a subsidiary of Enel S.p.A., has started construction on the Lindahl wind farm, which will be Enel’s first project to be built in North Dakota. The project – which is owned by Lindahl [Read More]