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February 23, 2018
A Minnesota Power crew in Puerto Rico works to remove a pole that had tipped over. The line trucks could not access this site due to the narrow roads. Courtesy of Minnesota Powerplay button
Northland utility crews take expertise to Puerto Rico
February 23, 2018 - 6:18pm
February 21, 2018
File photo of a customer filling up on gas.  (Christopher Occhicone/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
February 21, 2018 - 11:32am
February 20, 2018
Pam Schmidt, customer service solutions analyst for Minnesota Power, describes the several varieties of electric and hybrid electric cars on display at the DECC Tuesday afternoon. To her left is the Chevy Bolt, a fully electric car. Bob King / Forum News Service
Electric cars sales, efficiency continue to grow
February 20, 2018 - 7:27pm
February 15, 2018
Allete reports solid 2017, cost-cutting for 2018
February 15, 2018 - 6:20pm
February 10, 2018
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Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
February 10, 2018 - 2:40pm
February 9, 2018
 wastewater injection well in Prague, Okla. Oklahoma is by far the state most affected by earthquakes triggered by human activity — primarily oil and gas operations — according to a map released by the United States Geological Survey on April 23, 2015. (Nick Oxford/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
New breed of fracking earthquakes sends warning to oil drillers
February 9, 2018 - 12:54pm
February 6, 2018
Lawsuits, contested case hearings could decide final outcome for Polymet permit
February 6, 2018 - 7:59pm
February 3, 2018
Lourenco Goncalves. Photo provided by Cleveland-Cliffs.
Cliffs CEO issues warning about Nashwauk ore
February 3, 2018 - 8:56am
February 1, 2018
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Why are gas prices going up?
February 1, 2018 - 4:52pm
US Steel sales, profits up in 2017
February 1, 2018 - 4:41pm
Trump administration tears down regulations to speed drilling on public land
February 1, 2018 - 4:39pm
South African miner says 1,000 workers trapped underground after power failure
February 1, 2018 - 12:52pm
January 25, 2018
Lourenco Goncalves
Cliffs CEO promises continued growth in '18
January 25, 2018 - 3:34pm
January 18, 2018
About 230 miles worth of green metal pipe, stored by TransCanada for its stalled Keystone XL pipeline, gathers snow, dust and tumbleweeds in a laydown yard where it's been stored near Gascoyne since 2011. Lauren Donovan / Bismarck Tribune
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
January 18, 2018 - 11:32am
A drilling rig stands next to a flare at night in the oil fields surrounding Midland, Texas, on Nov. 7, 2017. Bloombeg photo by Luke Sharrett.
Oil's sustained rise giving oilfield servicers time to prosper
January 18, 2018 - 10:35am
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