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June 9, 2018
Wind developer's payment to Ducks Unlimited raises questions
June 9, 2018 - 8:35pm
Greg Link, chief of the conservation and communication division of the North Dakota Game & Fish Department, testifies Wednesday to the Legislative interim Natural Resources Committee. (Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune)
Efforts to reduce wind energy impact to wildlife prompts controversy
June 9, 2018 - 8:34pm
June 5, 2018
Farmer Scott Harper walks through a soybean field in Wheatfield, Ind., in July 2014. Selling more commodities like soybeans to the Chinese would make U.S. farmers happy, and reduce the trade deficit, but would not accomplish much more than that. Daniel Acker / copyright 2018 The New York Times
China offered to buy $70 billion in US ag and energy products to ward off Trump's tariffs
June 5, 2018 - 11:30am
June 1, 2018
A truck passes in front of the Santee Cooper Cross Generating Station power plant in Pineville, S.C., on March 22, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Luke Sharrett.
Trump said to prepare lifeline for money-losing coal plants
June 1, 2018 - 6:45am
May 20, 2018
The North Dakota Public Service Commission is requiring wind farms such as this one in Morton County to upgrade to light-mitigating technology, but the Federal Aviation Administration has not yet approved the technology. MIKE McCleary, Bismarck Tribune
Lighting change required for wind farms
May 20, 2018 - 5:46pm
May 15, 2018
Lynn Helms, director of the NortH Dakota Department of Mineral Resources, said natural gas production hit a record in March even as oil production dropped about 1 percent. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
May 15, 2018 - 7:54pm
April 17, 2018
Justin Kringstad, right, director of the North Dakota Pipeline Authority, presents his findings on natural gas flaring to members of the North Dakota Industrial Commission at the state Capitol in Bismarck on Tuesday. To the left is Lynn Helms, director of Mineral Resources for the state. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
April 17, 2018 - 6:05pm
April 13, 2018
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Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
April 13, 2018 - 2:35pm
April 10, 2018
Fermentation tanks stand at the Mid Missouri Energy ethanol plant in Malta Bend, Missouri in September 2010.  Bloomberg photo by Patrick Fallon.
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
April 10, 2018 - 12:14pm
April 4, 2018
Teresia McGinnis , a representative from XTO Energy, answers questions from Bruce Hicks, assistant director of the North Dakota Oil and Gas Division, during a public hearing on Wednesday, April 4, in Bismarck for a proposed oil drilling unit near Lake Sakakawea. (Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune)
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
April 4, 2018 - 7:14pm
State makes recommendations on federal carbon regulations
April 4, 2018 - 6:12pm
April 3, 2018
A ruptured pipeline caused when a hillside slumped spilled 12,600 barrels of oil into a creek in Billings County near Belfield, N.D., in December 2016. Special to The Forum / North Dakota Department of Health
80 percent of ND oil spills wouldn't have been reported under new law
April 3, 2018 - 9:58pm
April 2, 2018
Ryan Pederson, a Rolette, N.D., farmer who serves on the North Dakota Soybean Growers Association board and the governing board of the National Biodiesel Board, is concerned about the future of the Renewable Fuels Standard. (North Dakota Soybean Growers Association photo)
Biodiesel industry urges support for Renewable Fuel Standards
April 2, 2018 - 6:11am
John Bluemle, retired North Dakota state geologist and director of the North Dakota Geological Survey, stands in front of a geologic display at the North Dakota Heritage Center in Bismarck, N.D. Kyle Martin / Forum News Service
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
February 2, 2018 - 4:57pm
A poster promoting "Keeping All the Pieces," a 15-minute film about the impact of oil and gas development on natural resources in the Badlands of western North Dakota.
Badlands energy development focus of film
February 2, 2018 - 12:18pm