• Antelope Valley Power Plant
  • Wind towers
  • Oil Drilling Rig
  • 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
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jun 20, 2019 - Jun 20, 2019
    Bismarck
    This horse-themed painting program for adults begins with a brief guided tour by master artist...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Jun 22, 2019 - Jun 23, 2019
    Garrison
    Experience Dakota Territory living history military encampment with demonstrations and maneuvers...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Jun 22, 2019 - Jun 23, 2019
    Dunseith
    Two days of gardening fun and education for gardening enthusiasts, hobbyists and everyone looking...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Jul 12, 2019 - Jul 14, 2019
    Havana
    Join Phillip Breker for a three-day photography workshop at the beautiful Coteau des Prairies...
Featured Listings
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Beulah
    Lignite-based electric generating station.
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Stanton
    Lignite-based electric generating station.
  • 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
    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...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Ellendale
    Approximately 30 miles west of Ellendale is the largest wind farm in both North and South Dakota,...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Edgeley
    North Dakota's first wind farm with 41 wind towers located along Highway 13. Information kiosk...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Luverne
    113 wind turbines in southern Griggs and Steele counties. The wind farm is rated to produce a...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Center
    Mining operation in the powerbelt area of North Dakota.
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Beulah
    Lignite mine in the state's powerbelt region.
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Underwood
    Falkirk is a surface mining operation with some of the largest earth-moving equipment...