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Lignite is coal. Formed over millions of years by decomposing plant material, it’s abundant, low-cost, reliable and environmentally sustainable.
1016 E. Owens Avenue PO Box 2277 Bismarck, ND 58502 Phone: (701) 258-7117 Toll Free: 1-800-932-7117 Fax: (701) 258-2755
The Coyote Creek Mine started selling coal to the Coyote Creek Station in June of 2016. Mining is expected to take place at the new mine until 2040. It’s the first major new mine to be permitted since the 1970s.