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Enbridge in a statement said the "permits were issued in compliance with applicable regulations at the time."
Wind farms often generate local antipathy as they grow both in number and economic importance to the energy industry, but the Freeborn project has sparked a higher level of opposition.
Solar advocates had pushed for the change, saying fees were too high and discouraged residents from installing solar.
The environmental impact statement, done by the Minnesota Department of Commerce, was deemed "adequate" in a ruling released Wednesday.
Pipeline work is the kind of long-term job that doesn't come around often – but the opposition is fierce.
The modeling data was shared with people on all sides of the debate but not in the public document.
Xcel Energy’s third-quarter profit rose 7 percent as the company beat stock analysts’ expectations. The Minneapolis-based utility on Thursday posted earnings of $492 million, or…
Renewable energy jobs, most of which are in wind and solar, grew by 16 percent to around 6,200 in Minnesota from 2015 to 2016, according to a recent study by Clean Energy Economy Minnesota.
A state report found the pipeline renovation would negatively affect American Indians, but the bands plan their own look.
Oil company calls its $2B line across N. Minn. crucial.