• 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
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Feb 22, 2019 - Feb 24, 2019
    Grand Forks
    Even though the title says "Men's" show, it's actually fun for the whole family. Just some of the...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Apr 13, 2019 - Apr 13, 2019
    Garrison
    Fort Stevenson State Park will be hosting its fourth annual Maple Sugaring Day. Come out and see...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    May 25, 2019 - May 27, 2019
    Garrison
    Kite festival for all ages: fly your own kite, build your own kite and see kites of all shapes...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    May 31, 2019 - Jun 02, 2019
    Wahpeton
    Blue Goose Days is a community event for the whole family! Parade, craft/vendor booths, wildlife...
Featured Listings
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Luverne
    113 wind turbines in southern Griggs and Steele counties. The wind farm is rated to produce a...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Beulah
    Lignite-based electric generating station.
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Center
    Lignite-fired electric generating station. Groups of five or fewer can contact plant directly....
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Beulah
    One of 10 largest coal mines in the United States.
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Beulah
    Dakota Gasification Company's Great Plains Synfuels Plant began operating in 1984. It is the...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Stanton
    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.
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Edgeley
    North Dakota's first wind farm with 41 wind towers located along Highway 13. Information kiosk...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Center
    Mining operation in the powerbelt area of North Dakota.
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Underwood
    Falkirk is a surface mining operation with some of the largest earth-moving equipment...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Riverdale
    Free one- to two-hour tour given of Garrison Power Plant, operation and functions of dam along...