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February 9, 2018
Viewpoint: Xcel delivers win-win for Minnesota
Ben Fowke, the president and CEO of Xcel Energy, recently announced an ambitious plan to cut the utility's carbon emissions 80 percent by 2030. To reach that goal, Xcel Energy will double down on clean energy. It plans to generate 60 percent renewable energy by 2030. That's fantastic...
February 9, 2018 - 12:36pm
April 16, 2015
Discussion about solar arrays in Afton continues
Afton Planning Commission continued to look for the light at the end of the tunnel in regard to solar arrays. Planning Commission continued its discussion of solar arrays during its April 6 meeting. Planning Commission has been working on developing a solar array ordinance for...
April 16, 2015 - 3:03pm
March 12, 2015
Gas prices jump up 6-cents in Minnesota
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have risen 6.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.47/g Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has increased 2.5 cents per gallon in the...
March 12, 2015 - 5:35am
October 2, 2014
Solar arrays generate mixed bag in Afton
Afton City Council began to look on the bright side of energy last week. City Council discussed the potential of allowing residential and...
October 2, 2014 - 9:02am
March 20, 2014
Woodbury targeted for community solar garden project
A Wisconsin-based energy company is looking to make a sun-splash in Minnesota with a unique project. If all goes according to plan, Washington...
March 20, 2014 - 8:47am
Power outage strikes thousands in, around Woodbury
Thousands of Woodbury residents were without power this afternoon. According to Xcel Energy, a power outage affecting Woodbury, Afton and St. Paul was affecting 6,118 customers. The outage began at 3:31 p.m. Thursday, according to Xcel. Power was expected to be restored by 5:01...
June 20, 2013 - 4:33pm
February 11, 2013
UPDATE: Downed line led to outage; several hundred still without power
Several hundred customers in west-central Woodbury remained without power this morning after a power line went down on Wooddale Drive. According to Xcel Energy, about 620 customers in Woodbury were still experiencing outages at 7:30 a.m. Monday. Power was restored in many areas after...
February 11, 2013 - 7:38am
March 6, 2012
UPDATE: Prairie Island nuclear plant terminates "unusual event" notice
Prairie Island nuclear plant has terminated its "notification of unusual event." The event was declared today at 6:24 a.m. and ended at 11:36 a.m. following "thorough assessment of plant conditions" and Unit 2's coolant system, Xcel Energy officials said. The alert was triggered...
March 6, 2012 - 1:41pm
February 29, 2012
UPDATE: Hundreds of Woodbury homes, WMS without power
Woodbury Middle School students will get a day off today. Woodbury Middle School suffered a power outage this morning, which will result in...
February 29, 2012 - 9:15am
January 5, 2012
No problems reported after nuclear plant bleach leak
January 5, 2012 - 10:39am
November 9, 2011
Natural gas release stinks up metro cities
CenterPoint Energy received numerous calls just after 10 a.m. today reporting the smell of natural gas originating in Andover. Rebecca Virden, a company spokeswoman, said the release - which triggered an emergency response plan - was the result of crews performing preventative maintenance...
November 9, 2011 - 3:48pm
February 2, 2011
Senate votes to allow nuclear power plants
ST. PAUL -- No new Minnesota nuclear power plants are planned, but state senators overwhelmingly voted Wednesday to lift a 16-year-old moratorium on building one. "It is not a decision to construct a new nuclear power plant in the state of Minnesota..." Senate Majority Leader Amy...
February 2, 2011 - 1:43pm
November 17, 2010
County looks to trim energy costs
A new program will attempt to cut 10 percent from Washington County's annual building energy costs. The county will participate in a state pilot initiative to identify ways to conserve energy across more than a dozen government buildings.
November 17, 2010 - 10:01am
October 6, 2009
Ordinance ends district's large turbine pursuit
The South Washington County School District has abandoned its interest in a large wind turbine as Woodbury officials near prohibiting that type of project. East Ridge High School will not be the site of a utility-scale wind turbine, but the district may pursue a smaller renewable...
October 6, 2009 - 11:42am
June 29, 2009
Some new laws begin Wednesday
June 29, 2009 - 1:40pm