When it comes to energy, South Dakota is a hotspot for both traditional and renewable resources. We are in close proximity to the oil-rich Bakken Shale; are consistently ranked among the top in the nation when it comes to wind-energy potential; and have a history of utilizing hydroelectric power.
Our productive agricultural and manufacturing bases provide solid ground for ancillary oil businesses or biofuel companies, among other opportunities.
Not only does South Dakota boast a top-ranked business climate, we are also among the best in the nation for limited liability companies and corporate governance.
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