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January 18, 2019

Adding value to North Dakota’s abundant reserves of lignite coal

Since the mid-1980s, the lignite industry has been one of North Dakota’s steadiest major industries. North Dakotans have been able […]
December 3, 2018

NDIC approves funding for two lignite R&D proposals

The North Dakota Industrial Commission (NDIC) approved funding totaling over $15 million for two lignite research projects at its November […]
October 24, 2018

Freedom of speech and association at risk with Measure 1

By Arik Spencer – president and CEO of the Greater North Dakota Chamber  When it comes to Measure 1, let’s […]
August 29, 2018

Repeal of Clean Power Plan a Return to Common-Sense Policy

By Jason Bohrer, President and CEO of the Lignite Energy Council On August 21, the EPA unveiled the Affordable Clean […]
July 31, 2018

Mercury research a decade ago has many similarities to on-going CO2 research

By Mike Jones, Ph. D Retired Vice President of Research and Development Lignite Energy Council In 2005, the biggest environmental […]
July 6, 2018

2019 Coal Calendar Photo Contest