South Dakota

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U.S. Department of Energy Projects and Activities

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Energy Statistics

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Renewable Energy Resource Maps

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Policies, Rebates, and Incentives

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Featured News

February 27, 2013

Energy Department Names Two 2012 Wind Cooperatives of the Year

The Energy Department recognized the East River Electric Power Cooperative of South Dakota and the Golden Valley Electric Association of Alaska as the 2012 Wind Cooperatives of the Year. More

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