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May 15, 2018
PUC nixes early rate hikes sought by Otter Tail Power
May 15, 2018 - 6:35pm
May 8, 2018
NorthWestern Energy President and CEO Bob Rowe speaks to visitors and dignitaries in the lobby of the company's new customer service center Tuesday during a ribbon-cutting event in Mitchell. (Marcus Traxler / Republic)
NorthWestern Energy marks new era in Mitchell
May 8, 2018 - 5:10pm
April 21, 2018
Volunteers cleaned up in and around the Red River in Fargo during the summer of 2017. River Keepers / Special to The Forum
10 simple ways to help save Earth
April 21, 2018 - 6:27am
February 14, 2018
File photo of a wind energy system. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Electricity producers, regulators agree: Changing wind permits is too complex
February 14, 2018 - 2:01pm
January 3, 2018
Kentucky Utilities’ coal-fired generating plant in Ghent, Ky., April 18, 2014. Corporate demand for electricity from renewable sources to meet clean-energy goals is leading utilities to cut the use of coal, even in coal country. (Luke Sharrett/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
America's power grid shows signs of strain amid deep freeze
January 3, 2018 - 3:45pm
November 24, 2017
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What your Christmas lights will do to your electricity bill
November 24, 2017 - 2:53pm
 Neighbors share power from a generator using extension cords in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico, Oct. 5, 2017. Weeks after Hurricane Maria, packing winds of up to 155 miles an hour, knocked out power to the entire island, 80 percent of Puerto Rico still does not have power. (Dennis M. Rivera Pichardo/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Small Montana firm lands Puerto Rico's biggest contract to get the power back on
October 24, 2017 - 11:01am
April 5, 2017
The Robert W Scherer Power Plant, a coal-fired electricity plant operated by Georgia Power, a subsidiary of the Southern Company, in Juliette, Georgia, U.S. April 1, 2017. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry
President Trump declares end to 'war on coal,' but utilities aren't listening
April 5, 2017 - 2:59pm
February 24, 2017
WOSTER: And there was light ...
February 24, 2017 - 5:00pm
February 21, 2017
Central Prairie Solar, a solar voltaic generation system by Central Electric Cooperative, is pictured Monday evening outside the cooperative's offices west of Mitchell. (Jake Shama / Republic)
Central Electric looking for member input on next step with sun power
February 21, 2017 - 4:54pm
January 3, 2017
Power restored to all rural electric co-op members in SD
January 3, 2017 - 11:27am
August 2, 2016
Fight over 'juice' to Napa rail site gets settled before state regulators
August 2, 2016 - 5:44pm
February 9, 2016
Utility reduces steep rate increase for Montana customers
February 9, 2016 - 12:22pm
February 8, 2016
Regulators looking at proposed electricity rate increase
February 8, 2016 - 12:25pm
July 13, 2015
Power outage in Mitchell caused by fearless flyers
July 13, 2015 - 10:17am