• Antelope Valley Power Plant
  • Wind towers
  • Oil Drilling Rig
  • Attraction Category: Honorable Mention: "Star Power," Joshua Eckl, Grand Fork
  • Wind Turbines and Sunflowers

Energy

Energy in North Dakota has been making a lot of national headlines. In fact, North Dakota is currently the second-largest producer of crude oil in the U.S. Whether it’s wind-energy and landscapes full of wind turbines, or massive amounts of oil found in the Bakken Formation, the words "energy" and "North Dakota" go together. Click here for more energy related attractions in North Dakota.

Events
Featured Events
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Sep 11, 2016 - Oct 22, 2016
    Bismarck
    Our 2016 season is from Sunday, Sept. 11 to Saturday, Oct. 22 and we are open noon-7 p.m. daily....
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Sep 29, 2016 - Oct 01, 2016
    Dickinson,
    The theme for this years annual Theodore Roosevelt symposium is "Theodore Roosevelt: Candidate in...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Oct 08, 2016 - Oct 08, 2016
    Bismarck
    Join people around the world to celebrate our closest celestial neighbor, the Moon! Indoor and...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Jun 02, 2017 - Jun 04, 2017
    Wahpeton
    Blue Goose Days is a community event for the whole family! Parade, craft/vendor booths, wildlife...
Featured Listings
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Riverdale
    Free one- to two-hour tour given of Garrison Power Plant, operation and functions of dam along...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Beulah
    Dakota Gasification Company's Great Plains Synfuels Plant began operating in 1984. It is the...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Center
    Lignite-fired electric generating station. Groups of five or fewer can contact plant directly....
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Center
    Mining operation in the powerbelt area of North Dakota.
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Stanton
    Lignite-based electric generating station.
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Edgeley
    North Dakota's first wind farm with 41 wind towers located along Highway 13. Information kiosk...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Beulah
    One of 10 largest coal mines in the United States.
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Luverne
    113 wind turbines in southern Griggs and Steele counties. The wind farm is rated to produce a...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Washburn
    The Scot Wood Motel has 24 rooms (1 is handicap accessible with a large "shower only" so...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Beulah
    Lignite mine in the state's powerbelt region.
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Underwood
    Falkirk is a surface mining operation with some of the largest earth moving equipment...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Ellendale
    Approximately 30 miles west of Ellendale is the largest wind farm in both North and South Dakota,...