• 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
    Jun 11, 2017 - Aug 27, 2017
    Jamestown
    Explore the history of Jamestown by listening to the Front Porch Chats at the Stutsman County...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Aug 26, 2017 - Aug 26, 2017
    Carrington
    The third time's a charm for the "Hops Harvestour" at Ostlie's Sunnyside Acres. This year...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Sep 09, 2017 - Sep 09, 2017
    Dunn Center
    Rain or shine. PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF DATE FROM AUG. 26 to SEPT. 9  Old-fashioned meal of sausage...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Sep 09, 2017 - Sep 09, 2017
    Jamestown
    Come up to Fort Seward to see a BIG BANG!...
Featured Listings
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Stanton
    Lignite-based electric generating station.
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Riverdale
    Free one- to two-hour tour given of Garrison Power Plant, operation and functions of dam along...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Beulah
    One of 10 largest coal mines in the United States.
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Center
    Mining operation in the powerbelt area of North Dakota.
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Beulah
    Dakota Gasification Company's Great Plains Synfuels Plant began operating in 1984. It is the...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Beulah
    Lignite mine in the state's powerbelt region.
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Luverne
    113 wind turbines in southern Griggs and Steele counties. The wind farm is rated to produce a...
  • 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.
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Ellendale
    Approximately 30 miles west of Ellendale is the largest wind farm in both North and South Dakota,...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Center
    Lignite-fired electric generating station. Groups of five or fewer can contact plant directly....
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Underwood
    Falkirk is a surface mining operation with some of the largest earth-moving equipment...