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Two Newly Completed Wind Farms Power Upper Midwest

Upper Midwest customers of Xcel Energy are now receiving renewable energy from two newly completed wind facilities, the 150 MW Foxtail Wind...

Harrison Street, Juhl and Gevo Complete Wind Facility Construction

Gevo Inc., Juhl Energy and Harrison Street Investors have completed the construction of two wind turbines that will supply up to 5...
wind

Minnesota PUC Green-Lights 400 MW Of Wind For Otter Tail Power

The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (PUC) has voted unanimously to approve a modified version of Otter Tail Power Co.'s 15-year resource plan, which includes...
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Minnesota Announces Bipartisan Push Toward 50% Renewables

Lt. Gov. Tina Smith, D-Minn., has announced a proposal that would boost Minnesota’s renewable portfolio standard (RPS) from 25% by 2025 to 50% by...

Minn. Municipal Power Agency Signs Up For More Wind

The Minnesota Municipal Power Agency (MMPA) has expanded its portfolio of renewable resources to include power from the Black Oak Getty Wind Farm, a...

Xcel Green-Lighted For Renewable*Connect Initiative In Minnesota

Minnesota’s Public Utilities Commission has voted to approve a pilot program that will offer Minnesotans a flexible way to tap into wind and solar...

Feds Approve Canada-Minnesota Hydro, Wind Transmission Line

The U.S. Department of Energy has issued a presidential permit to Minnesota Power's Great Northern Transmission Line, which will deliver clean energy from Canada’s...

Thanks To Xcel Energy Partnership, Minnesota College Goes 100% Wind

Xcel Energy and Northfield, Minn.-based St. Olaf College have joined forces to provide the school with 100% wind energy.St. Olaf will use Windsource, an...

Xcel Energy Announces REC Program For Minnesota Government

Minneapolis-based Xcel Energy is partnering with the state of Minnesota in an effort to ensure 33% of the State Capitol Complex’s energy comes from...

Odell Wind Project Gets Up And Running In Minnesota

Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. (APUC) has announced the commercial operations of the 200 MW Odell wind farm, located in Cottonwood, Jackson, Martin and...