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.

Trip Ideas & Travel Information
Tour coal mines and the largest lignite coal-fired electric generating plant in the U.S.
From oil and gas production to renewable energies and tourism, North Dakota's economy is thriving.
Featured Listings
Southwest
Southwest
7 miles northwest, Beulah, ND
Lignite-based electric generating station.
Southeast
Southeast
Luverne, ND
113 wind turbines in southern Griggs and Steele counties. The wind farm is rated to produce a...
Southwest
Southwest
2 miles east, 4 miles south, Center, ND
Mining operation in the powerbelt area of North Dakota.
Southwest
Southwest
3 miles on Highway 49, Beulah, ND
Lignite mine in the state's powerbelt region.
Southwest
Southwest
28 1st Lane NW, Hazen, ND 58545
Provide guide service for walleyes, pike and salmon on the Missouri River and Lake Sakakawea.
Northcentral
Northcentral
2801 First St. S.W., Underwood, ND 58576
Falkirk is a surface mining operation with some of the largest earth moving equipment...
Southwest
Southwest
North of Beulah, Beulah, ND
One of 10 largest coal mines in the United States.
Northcentral
Northcentral
Garrison Dam and Power Plant, Riverdale, ND 58565
Free one- to two-hour tour given of Garrison Power Plant, operation and functions of dam along...
Southwest
Southwest
5 miles northwest, Beulah, ND
The sprawling Great Plains Synfuels Plant began operating in 1984. It is the nation's only...
Southwest
Southwest
3901 Highway 200A, Stanton, ND 58571
Lignite-based electric generating station.
Events
Southeast
Southeast
Apr 25, 2014 - Apr 27, 2014
1651 Jacob Drive, Binford, ND 58416
Come to Red Willow Bible Camp for three days of rejuvenation and creative scrapbooking. Get...
Southeast
Southeast
May 14, 2014 - May 14, 2014
Chahinkapa Park, Wahpeton, ND 58075
Celebration of the Red River and the importance of rivers and watersheds. All fourth-graders are...
Northwest
Northwest
May 22, 2014 - May 25, 2014
Four Bears Casino & Lodge Event Center, New Town, ND 58763
Traditional dancing with beautiful handmade costumes.  The pow wow is a visual extravaganza...
Southwest
Southwest
May 30, 2014 - Jun 01, 2014
Theodore Roosevelt National Park- South Unit, Medora, ND 58645
Theodore Roosevelt Nature and History Association welcomes your participation in our 60th annual...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Jun 01, 2014 - Aug 31, 2014
321 3rd Ave SE, Jamestown, ND 58401
Explore the history of Jamestown by listening to the Front Porch Chats at the Stutsman County...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Jun 06, 2014 - Jun 08, 2014
Meidinger Park Field (15th St and 17th Ave), Jamestown, ND 58401
Kite Fest has become a premier kiting event, attracting kite enthusiasts from across the country...
Southeast
Southeast
Jun 07, 2014 - Jun 08, 2014
Chahinkapa Zoo and Park, Wahpeton, ND 58075
Blue Goose Days is a community event for the whole family! Parade, craft/vendor booths, nature...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Jun 11, 2014 - Jun 15, 2014
Arrowwood National Wildlife Refuge, Jamestown, ND 58401
Four days on a prairie wild with wetlands and wavy, open meadows. Here is your chance to visit...
Northwest
Northwest
Jun 20, 2014 - Jun 20, 2014
Lostwood NWR, Kenmare, ND 58746
Expert-guided birding tours and prairie wildflower walks.  Educational youth activities for youth...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Jun 22, 2014 - Jun 28, 2014
Box 244, Jamestown, ND 58402-0244
Authentic week-long family wagon train trek across North Dakota prairies is a once-in-a-lifetime...