• 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
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Jun 01, 2018 - Sep 08, 2018
    Medora
    The Medora Musical is the rootin'-tootinest, boot-scootinest show in all the west! There's no...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jun 03, 2018 - Aug 26, 2018
    Jamestown
    Explore the history of Jamestown by listening to the Front Porch Chats at the Stutsman County...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Aug 23, 2018 - Aug 26, 2018
    Lisbon
    The Ransom County Fair is an annual event held the last weekend in August at the Ransom County...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Sep 08, 2018 - Sep 08, 2018
    Jamestown
    Come up to Fort Seward to see a BIG BANG!...
Featured Listings
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Stanton
    Lignite-based electric generating station.
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Center
    Mining operation in the powerbelt area of North Dakota.
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Luverne
    113 wind turbines in southern Griggs and Steele counties. The wind farm is rated to produce a...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Riverdale
    Free one- to two-hour tour given of Garrison Power Plant, operation and functions of dam along...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Center
    Lignite-fired electric generating station. Groups of five or fewer can contact plant directly....
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Beulah
    Dakota Gasification Company's Great Plains Synfuels Plant began operating in 1984. It is the...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Edgeley
    North Dakota's first wind farm with 41 wind towers located along Highway 13. Information kiosk...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Underwood
    Falkirk is a surface mining operation with some of the largest earth-moving equipment...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Beulah
    One of 10 largest coal mines in the United States.
  • 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
    Beulah
    Lignite mine in the state's powerbelt region.