Low oil prices have reduced the pace of drilling for Bakken oil and gas, and more wells are being left uncompleted, awaiting better times.
Updated: April 15, 2015, - 09:28 AM
A PUC ruling is still ahead, but the opinion is a blow to environmentalists who oppose the Sandpiper project.
Updated: April 13, 2015, - 09:19 PM
Outbreak spreads to three more counties, with 13 farms affected in all
Updated: April 11, 2015, - 10:56 AM
House bill would let utilities decide which renewable energy sources are cheaper.
Updated: April 09, 2015, - 09:07 PM
As drilling rigs go idle, ripple effect means Minnesota, Wisconsin mines expect shipments to drop significantly
Updated: April 07, 2015, - 01:21 PM
The number of oil-drilling rigs in North Dakota has fallen to the lowest level in six years, triggering an estimated 3,000-4,000 oil field job losses that could get worse, a top state official said Thursday.
Updated: April 06, 2015, - 10:14 PM
The overall electric rate increase is well short of earlier projections; specific rates for residential and businesses customers won’t be known for weeks.
Updated: March 31, 2015, - 05:39 AM
The new speed limit will be 35 miles per hour, down from 40 mph in the Twin Cities.
Updated: March 30, 2015, - 07:25 PM
Minnesota customers of Xcel Energy might get a slight refund on last year’s 4.6 percent interim electric rate hike, but...
Updated: March 30, 2015, - 01:35 PM