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

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
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Jan 20, 2018 - Jan 20, 2018
    Foxholm
    Come out this winter and enjoy Upper Souris National Wildlife Refuge while snowshoeing the trails...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Feb 02, 2018 - Feb 04, 2018
    Jamestown
    Bring the family and prepare for the summer season with ideas on all your favorite outdoor...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Feb 12, 2018 - Feb 15, 2018
    Medora
    Experience a creative vacation in the Badlands this winter. Join Barbara Benda Nagle,...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Apr 14, 2018 - Apr 14, 2018
    Garrison
    Fort Stevenson State Park will be hosting its third annual Maple Sugaring Day. Come out and see...
Featured Listings
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Underwood
    Falkirk is a surface mining operation with some of the largest earth-moving equipment...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Beulah
    Lignite mine in the state's powerbelt region.
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Stanton
    Lignite-based electric generating station.
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Beulah
    Lignite-based electric generating station.
  • 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.
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Ellendale
    Approximately 30 miles west of Ellendale is the largest wind farm in both North and South Dakota,...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Beulah
    Dakota Gasification Company's Great Plains Synfuels Plant began operating in 1984. It is the...
  • 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
    Center
    Lignite-fired electric generating station. Groups of five or fewer can contact plant directly....
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Riverdale
    Free one- to two-hour tour given of Garrison Power Plant, operation and functions of dam along...