March 25, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
xState regulators are preparing to add some enforcement teeth to rules meant to cut the haze that sometimes clouds the views in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and Voyageurs National Park. Continue Reading
December 22, 2011 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK (AP) The North Dakota attorney general said he’s hoping a judge’s ruling on a dispute over air quality rules will convince a federal agency to adopt a state Health Department proposal on haze pollution from two power plants.
November 18, 2011 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK (AP) North Dakota utilities are exaggerating the cost to consumers of proposed federal rules that would reduce pollution from two coal-fueled electric power plants, according to an analysis paid for by two environmental groups.
November 11, 2011 in The Daily Republic
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) A judge has backed a $489 million pollution-control upgrade for the 36-year-old Big Stone power plant in South Dakota.
October 13, 2011 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK (AP) Gov. Jack Dalrymple, Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem and a group of energy executives argued with environmental activists Thursday about the best way to reduce haze from North Dakota’s coal-burning electric power plants.
June 14, 2011 in The Dickinson Press
DENVER (AP) In a settlement with conservation groups, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has agreed to give final approval next year of plans to address haze in Wyoming, Colorado, Montana and North Dakota. Continue Reading