Clean Air Commitment

  • ND has always been a clean air state.
  • As of 2020, ND is one of only 15 states to meet all EPA ambient clean air standards.
  • Utilities have invested $2 billion in clean coal technologies to reduce criteria pollutants.
  • North Dakota Power plants use the newest and best technologies to capture and reduce emissions including bag houses, low NOx burners and electrostatic precipitators.

Thanks to investment from industry, North Dakota can continue to count on having clean air and clean water

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