Some electric utilities opposed the proposal that they generate 10 percent of their power from solar panels by 2030.
Updated: February 20, 2013, - 07:45 PM
State is ahead of Legislature’s schedule for pollution controls.
Updated: February 18, 2013, - 11:04 PM
Minnesota Power says it may build another wind farm, while Xcel Energy is offering grants for renewable energy R&D.
Updated: February 15, 2013, - 08:28 PM
Xcel Energy has gone to court defending its large coal-fired generating plant in Becker, Minn., against claims that its emissions harm visibility in Minnesota and Michigan national parks.
Updated: February 13, 2013, - 10:28 PM
Landowners affected by power lines have a right sell their property to utilities, but a court’s limitations on the law...
Updated: February 12, 2013, - 10:59 PM
CEO says scaled-down maker of docks and aluminum boatlifts will remain in Fergus Falls.
Updated: February 12, 2013, - 07:08 AM
Despite the pending retirements of smaller power plants, coal will remain a key source of Minnesota’s electricity — and of...
Updated: February 10, 2013, - 01:48 PM
Rising crude oil prices and some refineries that are offline for routine maintenance are being blamed.
Updated: February 09, 2013, - 12:26 AM
The utility said it’s well ahead of meeting state goals for wind power but will add capacity if it gets...
Updated: February 05, 2013, - 10:52 AM