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Minnesota Power Deploys Smart Wires Solutions to Optimize Grid and Save Customers Money

SAN FRANCISCO, March 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Minnesota Power and Smart Wires completed the installation of a deployment of PowerLine Guardians® in Little Falls, Minnesota, on a 115 kV circuit.…


Regulators Approve Plan to Close Four Minnesota Coal Units

The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (MPUC) approved Minnesota Power Co.’s integrated resource plan (IRP) on June 9, which calls for the economic idling of the company’s Taconite Harbor Energy Center—a…


U.S. Water’s Cambridge Facility wins Minnesota Governor’s Safety Award

CAMBRIDGE, Minn. (May 23, 2016) – U.S. Water’s Cambridge, Minnesota, facility, the leading national provider of integrated solutions for water treatment, was awarded a Meritorious Achievement in Occupational Safety 2015…


ALLETE's Latest Transition Acknowledges the Water-Energy Nexus

ALLETE Inc., a Minnesota holding company known mostly for its Minnesota Power subsidiary, is making a major strategic transition into the broader world of energy services, exemplified by its recent…


Poor Rail Service Causing “Coal Supply Crisis”
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Ongoing service issues with BNSF Railway Co. have resulted in a “coal supply crisis” for several generators in the Upper Midwest. According to a document provided by the government relations…