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Create the Community you want to love

We recently had the opportunity to work with a client whose passion is to create the community you want to live.  Dakota Plains Real Estate & Development understands that concept; we aim to continue to grow the community we all want to love.  Throughout the past several years our team has improved the feel and […]
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Aberdeen’s Real Estate Commercial Buildings

Dakota Plains Commercial Real Estate & Development’s mission and goal is to help our community to expand in size and business growth through development of small and large businesses.  We have helped drive new businesses into our community through development of old buildings as well as developing old business structures. We work with our clients […]

Vote NO To Support Wind in South Dakota

After many years of siting wind speeds, wind data, location and many other supporting documents, Dakota Power Community Wind has Lincoln County (Sioux Falls area) voting to keep wind turbine set-backs to the national average.  With much anticipation, hard work, long debates and community meetings – a vote ‘NO’ will keep wind, jobs and clean […]

South Dakota Wind Tech Graduate Excels Elsewhere

 It’s not very often you meet someone from your home state – not to mention your home town of Aberdeen, S.D. population 27,000+ people. Two like-minded wind energy proponents had the chance to sit down and chat about the renewable energy industry.  Matthew Crane, 36, grew up in a small town in South Dakota – […]
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Solar and Wind Comprise 61% of 2015 Capacity Additions

New capacity additions are slowing as efficiency and demand management techniques make new generation less necessary nationwide, and the new plants that are added are largely cleaner than in years past, SNL Energy reports.

Goldman Sachs Triples Its Clean Energy Target

Goldman sees clean energy, clean water, and energy access as a massive near-term opportunity. Learn more in this article from Katherine Tweed at greentechmedia.com.

Ambitious Developer Plans 1 GW Community Wind Farm In S.D.

Ambitious Developer Plans 1 GW Community Wind Farm In S.D. South Dakota-based developer Dakota Plains Energy wants to team up with local landowners in Lincoln County to build a community wind farm between 500 MW and 1 GW. Read full article.