Steve Van Dyke

February 25, 2019

10 things made from lignite

North Dakota is one of the country’s top 10 coal-producing states. Approximately 30 million tons of lignite is mined regionally […]
February 20, 2019

New study shows benefits of using CO2 for enhanced oil recovery

North Dakota’s lignite industry has been a stable employer at current levels since the 1980s when the last large mine […]
February 12, 2019

A peek into the future of my grandchildren’s world

This blog was written by LEC vice president of communications Steve Van Dyke after test driving a Tesla Model X […]
February 11, 2019

Reliable and resilient lignite-based power keeps the lights on and the homes cozy

The following is an op-ed that LEC President and CEO Jason Bohrer wrote on January 31, 2019, as North Dakota […]
February 6, 2019

Enrollment opens for annual lignite education seminar

Registration is now open for the Lignite Energy Council’s 34th Annual Lignite Education Seminar: Energy, Economics and Environment. The four-day […]
January 31, 2019

Lignite Energy Council releases 2018 Annual Report

The Lignite Energy Council is now 44 years old. Formed in the 1970s when the lignite industry was beginning to […]