Energy

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  • Oil Drilling Rig

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.

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. SW, 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
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...
Southwest
Southwest
Jun 07, 2014 - Sep 06, 2014
475 Fourth St., Medora, ND 58645
Museum Theatre drama. Imagine the year 1885 and you are a courtroom spectator witnessing the...
Southwest
Southwest
Jul 26, 2014 - Aug 02, 2014
MRF Lab, Marmarth, ND 58643
This dig is co-sponsored by the North Dakota Geological Survey and the Marmarth Research...
Southwest
Southwest
Jul 31, 2014 - Aug 03, 2014
Eighth Street N, New Salem, ND 58563
4-H and open class exhibits, livestock shows, vendors, entertainment, evening dances, rodeo,...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Aug 01, 2014 - Aug 03, 2014
845 88th St SE, Strasburg, ND 58573
The Lawrence Welk Birthplace is open for tours of the sod house Thursday through Sunday from 10 a...
Northcentral
Northcentral
Aug 09, 2014 - Aug 10, 2014
Prairie Village Museum, Rugby, ND 58368
Western Canadian Wheelwright's Association will hold its first ever gathering in the United...
Southwest
Southwest
Aug 11, 2014 - Aug 17, 2014
Roughrider Hotel, Medora, ND 58645
This dig is co-sponsored by the North Dakota Geological Survey and the Theodore Roosevelt Medora...
Southeast
Southeast
Aug 16, 2014 - Aug 17, 2014
1351 West Main Ave, West Fargo, ND 58078
Come out to Bonanzaville to experience the rich history and culture of our region! There will be...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Sep 08, 2014 - Oct 18, 2014
5001 Fernwood Dr, Bismarck, ND 58503
Celebrate the season at Papa's Pumpkin Patch. Since 1983, thousands of people have made it...
Southwest
Southwest
Sep 19, 2014 - Sep 21, 2014
Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Medora, ND 58645
Celebrating the beautiful skies of the Badlands...
Packages
Northcentral
Northcentral
May 23, 2014 - Dec 31, 2014
1009 20th Ave SE, Minot, ND 58701
Calling all Canadians! We not honor at-par rates! See photo for details.
Northcentral
Northcentral
May 23, 2014 - Dec 31, 2014
1009 20th Ave SE, Minot, ND 58701
Take advantage of Minot's proximity to the largest lake in the state! Did you know that Lake...
Northcentral
Northcentral
May 23, 2014 - Dec 31, 2014
1009 20th Ave SE, Minot, ND 58701
Hit the courses in Minot this summer! Enjoy the Minot favorite Vardon Golf Club and the Souris...
Northcentral
Northcentral
May 23, 2014 - Dec 31, 2014
1009 20th Ave SE, Minot, ND 58701
Looking to meet the real Minot, while still doing what YOU like to do? Let our experts plan the...
Northcentral
Northcentral
May 23, 2014 - Dec 31, 2014
1009 20th Ave SE, Minot, ND 58701
Enjoy wine? Enjoy amazing views? Then this is the package for you! See photo for more information.
Northcentral
Northcentral
May 23, 2014 - Dec 31, 2014
1009 20th Ave SE, Minot, ND 58701
The wild days of summer are upon us! Enjoy the weather to the fullest with the Noble Inn and...