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

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
    Nov 16, 2016 - Apr 19, 2017
    Jamestown
    Enjoy creativity in a relaxed environment at The Arts Center with the Artful Happy Hour. Each...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Feb 03, 2017 - Feb 05, 2017
    Jamestown
    Bring the family and prepare for the summer season with ideas on all your favorite outdoor...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Feb 24, 2017 - Feb 26, 2017
    Fargo
    Home and garden show.
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Mar 02, 2017 - Mar 05, 2017
    Fargo
    Five shows in one: camping, boating, hunting, fishing and travel with seminars and exhibits at...
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.
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Underwood
    Falkirk is a surface mining operation with some of the largest earth moving equipment...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Washburn
    The Scot Wood Motel has 24 rooms (1 is handicap accessible with a large "shower only" so...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Luverne
    113 wind turbines in southern Griggs and Steele counties. The wind farm is rated to produce a...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Beulah
    One of 10 largest coal mines in the United States.
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Stanton
    Lignite-based electric generating station.
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Beulah
    Lignite mine in the state's powerbelt region.
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Edgeley
    North Dakota's first wind farm with 41 wind towers located along Highway 13. Information kiosk...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Beulah
    Lignite-based electric generating station.