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McLean County Commission rejects oil industry landfill

July 16, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WASHBURN — McLean County commissioners on Tuesday rejected a plan to accept oil industry waste into a landfill previously used for coal ash. Continue Reading

ND power plant operator might take oil field waste

April 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

UNDERWOOD A power plant company is considering burying oil field waste in a mostly empty coal ash pit near Underwood. Continue Reading

Utility shutters recently-completed coal plant

November 29, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

MAPLE GROVE, Minn. (AP) A Minnesota cooperative recently spent $437 million to build a coal-burning power plant in North Dakota. Now it plans to shut it down.
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Great River Energy to shut down new eastern N.D. coal plant

November 29, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Great River Energy, of Maple Grove, Minn., says a combination of factors caused it to reconsider running the plant, about 85 miles west of Fargo. Continue Reading