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Tribes aim to cut high rate of gas flaring in half
NEW TOWN — Reducing natural gas flaring on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation has more hurdles than the rest of the state, but a tribal task force says flaring can be cut in half within five years. The reservation flares about 48 percent of its natural gas due to a lack of adequate...
April 24, 2014 - 11:18pm
April 22, 2014
ND panel takes input on measures to reduce natural gas flaring
BISMARCK — As a doctor who majored in chemistry, Lyle Best said he can’t help but wonder about the potential health effects of the plumes...
April 22, 2014 - 5:32pm
April 1, 2014
Meeting set to gather input on reducing gas flaring
BISMARCK — A special hearing is set for April 22 to provide input on reducing natural gas flaring to the Oil and Gas Division of the state Department of Mineral Resources. The input gathered at the one-day hearing, as well as through written comments that can be submitted, will...
April 1, 2014 - 7:35pm
March 28, 2014
‘Not a rubber stamp:' Taylor promises to be a voice for North Dakota farmers at Democratic convention
FARGO — Ryan Taylor promised Friday to be a voice for farmers and other North Dakotans instead of a “rubber stamp” for runaway energy development...
March 28, 2014 - 11:13pm
March 25, 2014
Cramer introduces bill to reduce flaring
Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., on Tuesday introduced the Natural Gas Gathering Enhancement Act in the U.S. House of Representatives, according to a release sent by the congressman’s office. The legislation is aimed at reducing the loss of natural gas due to flaring and venting by expediting...
March 25, 2014 - 10:19pm
March 12, 2014
Hoeven introduces federal legislation to reduce flaring
WASHINGTON – Sen. John Hoeven and two senators from Wyoming introduced federal legislation Wednesday that aims to reduce natural gas flaring. The Natural Gas Gathering Enhancement Act seeks to expedite the permitting of natural gas gathering lines located on federal and Indian...
March 12, 2014 - 6:06pm
March 1, 2014
Flaring on agenda for Industrial Commission: McKenzie County mega-unit also on docket
BISMARCK — A petition to reconsider a controversial oil drilling proposal in McKenzie County will be heard on Monday by the North Dakota Industrial Commission. Fargo attorney Sean Foss argues in the petition that mineral owners were denied due process when the Industrial Commission...
March 1, 2014 - 1:13am
February 7, 2014
Can Internet solve flaring questions? Grand Forks-based research center creates website that connects flaring solutions, industry
In the fight to reduce flaring, communication may be key. So one center has made a webpage to connect companies with technologies that may help...
February 7, 2014 - 9:57pm
February 4, 2014
Other Views: North Dakota flaring initiative looks good
An initiative by the oil and gas industry to reduce natural gas flaring at well sites in North Dakota’s Bakken oil play looks very promising. Working with the state Industrial Commission, other state agencies, the Legislature, landowners and tribal interests, the industry is bringing...
February 4, 2014 - 4:22pm
January 29, 2014
Flaring task force recommends capture plans before drilling, further look at right of ways
Photo Flaring task force recommends capture plans before drilling, further look at right of ways By Katherine Lymn...
January 29, 2014 - 1:21pm
November 25, 2013
Oil boom means lots of jobs — and lots of flaring — for Three Affiliated Tribes
BISMARCK — The Bakken oil boom has brought jobs and prosperity to the Three Affiliated Tribes in northwestern North Dakota, but also a major challenge: The percentage of natural gas that’s being wasted through flaring is roughly twice the statewide average. Nearly 60 percent...
November 25, 2013 - 6:28pm
November 15, 2013
Flaring task force making progress
The North Dakota Petroleum Council's task force on flaring has been talking regularly and has identified some of the challenges it hopes to address, a member of the group said Friday. “We sort of scoped the issue, identified where the problems or opportunities might lie,”...
November 15, 2013 - 4:22pm
November 11, 2013
Telling secrets to stop burning natural gas in U.S. fracking boom
By Ernest Scheyder Reuters NEW YORK — The North American energy industry’s reputation for ironclad secrecy is starting to crack as...
November 11, 2013 - 4:53pm
November 1, 2013
'Dozens' show interest in flaring class-action suit
Lawyers have heard from “dozens” of western North Dakota mineral rights and landowners interested in joining a class-action suit against...
November 1, 2013 - 8:02pm
October 23, 2013
Industrial Commission looking for 'big things' from flaring task force
BISMARCK -- Members of the state's Industrial Commission on Tuesday told oil industry officials studying ways to reduce natural gas flaring that bigger ideas are needed to curb the practice. The North Dakota Petroleum Council's Flaring Task Force, which was announced last week, is...
October 23, 2013 - 12:00am