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Good Question: What’s The Windiest Month In Minnesota?

The wind is a sign of spring, a time when Minnesota sees double-digit averages. So what is the windiest month in Minnesota? Good question.


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Basin Electric Signs Contract For Wind Energy

Basin Electric has signed a power purchase agreement with a new wind project to be developed in South Dakota. The project is co-owned by Fagen Inc. of Granite Falls, Minn., and the principals of Dakota Plains Energy in Aberdeen, S.D. It’s scheduled to go online by the end of 2015.


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Minnesota’s Tallest Wind Turbines Under Construction

How tall can those turbines get? The answer is blowin’ in the wind.


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N.D. Regulators Approve $200M Wind Energy Project

North Dakota regulators have approved a new $200 million wind energy project in western North Dakota.


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Feds, 5 States To Push For Great Lakes Wind Farms

The Obama administration and five states have reached an agreement to speed up approval of offshore wind farms in the Great Lakes, which have been delayed by cost concerns and public opposition.


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Study: MN Could Be Powered By Just Wind & Sun

Imagine a day when Minnesota is powered completely by solar and wind energy. At least one group thinks it could happen.


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Short ND Power Line Project To Carry Wind Energy

A proposed power line in western North Dakota will help export some of the region’s wind energy to Minnesota.