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November 8, 2018
With solar panels installed and wiring in place, this section of the Frontenac Solar Garden is ready for grass planting and the beginning of production.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Company turns abandoned sand pit into a solar garden
November 8, 2018 - 5:00pm
October 31, 2018
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Refueling, upgrades complete at Prairie Island nuclear plant
October 31, 2018 - 1:33pm
October 2, 2018
Chris Clark, president of Xcel Energy in Minnesota and the Dakotas, addresses a crowd of area government and business representatives at a community breakfast Oct. 2, 2018, at Treasure Island Resort & Casino. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimedia
As wind replaces coal, Xcel says nuclear will remain an important part of energy mix
October 2, 2018 - 1:54pm
August 10, 2018
River Falls Municipal Utility Director Kevin Westhuis, and utility advisory board member / City Council Member Diane Odeen shared some thoughts on utility trends and the future of River Falls Municipal Utilities. Shown is the River Falls Power Plant on Winter Street. Photos courtesy Mary Zimmermann, River Falls City Communications Manager.
Utility leadership consider utility trends, look to RFMU's future
August 10, 2018 - 6:05am