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North Dakota PSC to hold public hearings on pipeline conversions
BISMARCK - North Dakota's Public Service Commission will hold two hearings in early June on proposed oil pipeline conversions. Belle Fourche...
10 hours 46 min ago
Nearly six years after record oil spill, North Dakota landowners see work ahead
NEAR TIOGA, N.D. — Steve Jensen remembers the land just north of his home looking like the surface of the moon last fall. Crews dug a massive...
12 hours 1 min ago
May 24, 2019
Conservationists: ND officials not doing enough to protect Little Missouri River from oil development
MEDORA, N.D. — Peter Odermann’s home is tucked away along the Little Missouri River about 20 miles north of Medora. The mostly retired rancher...
May 24, 2019 - 6:22am
May 15, 2019
North Dakota oil production grows in March as natural gas hits new record
BISMARCK - North Dakota oil and gas production saw robust increases in March but fell shy of the state’s oil record, the state’s top oil regulator said Wednesday. Oil production grew 4% in March to 1.39 million barrels per day, a “pretty good recovery” after severe winter...
May 15, 2019 - 7:00pm
North Dakota regulators lack siting authority for oil refinery, judge says
BISMARCK — A North Dakota judge has agreed with state utility regulators who said they lacked siting authority over an oil refinery planned...
May 15, 2019 - 5:27pm
May 12, 2019
LaDuke: Canada: It's time to go solar
Right here in Ponsford, 8th Fire Solar has launched its solar thermal manufacturing facility. Nick Belrock, Jon Martin, Eric Fasthorse and Ronnie...
May 12, 2019 - 7:00pm
May 8, 2019
SD environmental board denies environmentalist group's motion on Keystone XL
PIERRE, S.D. -- After hearing hours of testimony, a South Dakota environmental board has denied an activist group's motion to compel the release...
May 8, 2019 - 8:37pm
May 4, 2019
The fastest-growing US city is scrambling to survive the shale boom
In a state known for its oil-based booms and busts, Jerry Morales is convinced Midland, Texas, the unofficial capital of the Permian Shale Basin,...
May 4, 2019 - 8:00pm
Bigger than some of OPEC: North Dakota on track to reach 2 million barrels of oil per day by 2030
FARGO — North Dakota’s soaring Oil Patch has placed it squarely in the midst of output levels for members of the Organization of Petroleum...
May 4, 2019 - 6:00am
April 28, 2019
North Dakota tax collection growth since Great Recession tops all states
FARGO — North Dakota’s recovery from the Great Recession soared beyond any other state in an analysis of tax revenue gains over a decade...
April 28, 2019 - 7:00am
April 25, 2019
Federal geologists working to update oil, gas estimates for Williston Basin
BISMARCK - North Dakota oil industry leaders urged federal geologists Wednesday, April 24, to consider new technology that has dramatically boosted...
April 25, 2019 - 9:47am
April 22, 2019
US to impose sanctions on allies in drive to push Iranian oil sales to zero
WASHINGTON - The Trump administration said Monday that it will start imposing sanctions on a handful of countries, including key U.S. allies,...
April 22, 2019 - 5:58pm
April 16, 2019
Oil's facing odds of demand worsening before getting better
Oil's march back toward a four-year high is now facing some roadblocks in the form of demand in Asia, though the path may clear to allow further...
April 16, 2019 - 4:09pm
March 29, 2019
Black Hills city to be home to plant producing oil and gas well drilling products
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. - Ahmed Rasheed was all but predestined to bring a subsidiary of the family mineral and chemical business to western South...
March 29, 2019 - 2:23pm
March 26, 2019
Flood of U.S. oil exports is coming
Oil trader Paul Vega is at the vanguard of shale's next revolution. Driving his pick-up truck through the heartland of the Permian basin -- the...
March 26, 2019 - 12:57pm