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March 10, 2016
UPDATED: Iowa approves Dakota Access Pipeline
DES MOINES, Iowa — Almost as quickly as state regulators on Thursday unanimously approved a permit for a $3.8 billion, 30-inch diameter interstate...
March 10, 2016 - 8:35pm
March 1, 2016
Emulsion spill leaks into Billings County stock pond
BISMARCK -- A pipeline leak in Billings County released about 40 barrels of brine and 8 barrels of oil at a site operated by White Rock Oil and Gas about 18 miles northwest of Belfield, according to a statement by the North Dakota Department of Health. An undetermined amount of this...
March 1, 2016 - 10:06am
February 24, 2016
Whiting Petroleum posts nearly $100 million quarterly loss
Whiting Petroleum Corp, North Dakota's largest oil producer, slashed its 2016 budget by 80 percent on Wednesday, saying it will suspend all fracking operations and reduce output to wait for higher crude prices . Shares jumped 7.7 percent to $4 per share in after-hours trading as investors...
February 24, 2016 - 5:11pm
McKenzie County landfill could be first to take radioactive waste under new ND rules
WILLISTON, N.D. – An oilfield landfill south of Williston is the first facility in North Dakota to propose accepting radioactive waste under...
February 24, 2016 - 2:29pm
February 9, 2016
EIA: U.S. March shale output to fall below 5 million bpd
NEW YORK -- U.S. shale oil production is expected to dip below 5 million barrels per day in March for the first time in 18 months on the back of an oil rout that has slashed prices by more than 70 percent since 2014.Total output in March is set to fall by nearly 93,000 bpd to 4.92...
February 9, 2016 - 9:48am
January 20, 2016
Target Logistics: Dunn County crew camp temporarily closing
MANNING -- Target Logistics is temporarily closing its massive crew camp in southern Dunn County, the company said Wednesday. Citing dwindling...
January 20, 2016 - 5:01pm
January 15, 2016
November oil production steady despite low prices
WILLISTON -– North Dakota oil production increased slightly in November, but companies are “running on empty” as they start the new year...
January 15, 2016 - 3:00pm
January 9, 2016
Making a change in practices, state to take a closer look at oil industry fines
BISMARCK – Proposed fines against oil companies will get more scrutiny from the North Dakota Industrial Commission on Monday, but the discussion will occur behind closed doors. The Industrial Commission agenda for Monday includes discussion of six complaints against oil companies...
January 9, 2016 - 4:04pm
Complex, controversial drilling operation to be reviewed
BISMARCK – A company developing a controversial drilling mega-unit in Dunn County that initially had a January target for completion will give an update on the progress Wednesday during a hearing in Bismarck. The North Dakota Oil and Gas Division will hold a hearing at 9 a.m. Wednesday...
January 9, 2016 - 4:02pm
January 5, 2016
Sources: Nuverra in process of restructuring debt
Nuverra Environmental Solutions, a U.S. provider of environmental services to the energy sector, has been working with investment bank Lazard on restructuring its debt, according to people familiar with the matter. Nuverra has been looking at several financial restructuring options,...
January 5, 2016 - 4:12pm
December 30, 2015
Northwest ND power company selected for power grid
WILLISTON -- A northwest North Dakota power company has just taken a big leap that positions it to to make a bigger mark on the nation’s energy map. Mountrail Williams Electric Cooperative, on the eve of celebrating its 25th anniversary, was recently welcomed as the newest member...
December 30, 2015 - 8:00am
December 28, 2015
Shakeup in oil well ownership means big demand for inspections
BISMARCK – The number of North Dakota oil wells transferring to new owners has grown to more than 1,000, with state regulators getting more requests daily. It’s taxing for Department of Mineral Resources staff who have to physically inspect each well and verify documentation from...
December 28, 2015 - 4:29pm
December 17, 2015
Flaring case could open door for mineral owners to sue oil companies
BISMARCK – An appeal being considered by the North Dakota Supreme Court could pave the way for class action lawsuits against oil companies over flared natural gas. The state Supreme Court heard oral arguments Thursday in an appeal from a mineral owner who claims she’s owed royalties...
December 17, 2015 - 8:05pm
Illinois becomes second state to approve Dakota Access Pipeline
Illinois has become the second state to approve a controversial interstate crude oil pipeline that is proposed to run from North Dakota to Illinois. Spokesman Bob Gough confirmed the Illinois Commerce Commission voted 5-0 Wednesday to approve a permit for that state’s 177-mile segment...
December 17, 2015 - 3:49pm
December 16, 2015
Spreadsheet error overstated oil production from Fort Berthold Reservation
BISMARCK – In October, mixed in with the heap of oil production numbers the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources churns out every month,...
December 16, 2015 - 12:27pm