April 13, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
GRAND FORKS The sun was shining brightly on Memorial Stadium on Saturday, a welcome sight after five previous cold, windy spring football practice sessions for the University of North Dakota.
February 26, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe
BOULDER, Colo. The 30-megawatt juwi Wind project in Nobles County is now generating clean, renewable energy to serve about 10,000 homes. The energy is being sold to Xcel Energy Inc. under a 20-year power purchase agreement.
About $67 million was invested in the community to build the 15 REpower MM92 2-megawatt turbines. Continue Reading
November 22, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Minnesota’s recycling rate has stagnated over the past two decades, but green advocates think they have something to recharge it: food scraps. Continue Reading
September 28, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Microsoft announced Friday that its Fargo campus cafeteria is the first Three Star Certified Green Restaurant in the state.
Dining Services General Manager Jim Normandin is already shooting for that fourth star. Continue Reading
September 1, 2012 in West Central Tribune
ST. CLOUD, Minn. New London-Spicer played an airtight game and lost Saturday afternoon in the third-round of the Class C Minnesota State Baseball playoffs. Continue Reading
August 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
It’s all too easy, though, to get caught up in our buy everything new culture especially around “back to school” time. Here are a few tips that could make the back-to-school process a little easier on both your wallet and the environment.
June 21, 2012 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR The League of Minnesota Cities on Thursday recognized Willmar and 46 other cities for participation in GreenStep Cities a free and voluntary program designed to help Minnesota cities achieve environmental sustainability goals through use of 28 best practices.