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May 11, 2018
Minnesota state Rep. Paul Marquart of Dillworth goes through paperwork on Friday, May 11, 2018, while serving as a legislative tax negotiator. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Lawmakers face no must-do issues
May 11, 2018 - 2:16pm
April 13, 2018
Cooperating on solar power: Residents gather to hear about rooftop solar benefits
April 13, 2018 - 11:15am
Going solar: Groups work together to build solar community in Bemidji
April 13, 2018 - 11:13am
January 26, 2018
Minnesota Rep. Matt Dean watches governor candidate Jeff Johnson after Dean announced he was dropping out of the race to support Johnson. The announcement came Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018, less than two weeks before Republican precinct cauces attenders will vote in a straw poll for governor. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Caucuses important step in political process
January 26, 2018 - 11:10am
December 24, 2017
School district, BSU, Sanford eye joint solar project
December 24, 2017 - 9:22am
October 28, 2017
A group poses in front of a solar microgrid installed at the Phebe Hospital in Liberia this spring. The Rural Renewable Energy Alliance helped install the system as part of its Skip the Grid program, offsetting one-third of the power previously generated through diesel-powered generators. Submitted photo
Backus renewable energy organization makes global connections
October 28, 2017 - 5:33am
August 29, 2017
Charlie Parson, on Beltrami Electric Cooperative’s board of directors and also a subscriber to the Northern Solar Community Garden, cuts the ribbon for the garden with Sam Mason, left, project manager, and Jared Echternach, CEO of Beltrami Electric Cooperative. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
Beltrami Electric plugs into solar
August 29, 2017 - 10:00pm
August 14, 2017
Leech Lake Environmental Deputy Director Brandy Toft speaks at an unveiling ceremony Monday in Prescott for newly built solar arrays across the Leech Lake reservation. (Matthew Liedke | Bemidji Pioneer)
A brighter solution: Leech Lake unveils new solar panel arrays to benefit low income communities
August 14, 2017 - 6:23pm
April 24, 2017
Leech Lake competing in U.S. Dept. of Energy solar challenge
April 24, 2017 - 6:13pm
October 28, 2016
Prototype Deep Winter Greenhouse designed by researcher Daniel Handeen of the University of Minnesota College of Design Center for Sustainable Building Research.
Crops in the cold: Bemidji Community Food Shelf partnering with U of M on winter greenhouse
October 28, 2016 - 4:58pm
February 19, 2016
David Winkleman, of Innovative Power Systems, Inc. shows a solar panel during his speech at formal signing agreement Thursday at the Red Lake Government Center. The Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians entered into an agreement to design, engineer, procure, construct, and project manage solar energy projects for various buildings. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer) play button
ENVIRONMENT: Ready to soar with solar. Red Lake Nation takes renewable energy step with solar plan (W/ VIDEO)
February 19, 2016 - 10:11am
May 3, 2013
Ground crew prepares the Solar Impulse plane early in the morning Friday before taking off on a multi-city trip across the United States from Moffett Field NASA Ames Research Center in Mountain View, Calif. Solar Impulse, considered the world's most advanced solar-powered plane, will stop for seven to 10 days at major airports. It plans to reach New York's Kennedy Airport in early July — without using a drop of fuel, its creators said. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)
Solar plane leaves California on cross-country trip
May 3, 2013 - 2:00pm