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Corps denies easement to complete Dakota Access Pipeline construction in ND

north dakota petroleum council

January 29, 2014
A natural gas flare burns next to oil well pump jacks south of Watford City on Jan. 2.  The North Dakota Petroleum Council task force formed to tackle the flaring of 29 percent of the natural gas that comes up from western North Dakota oil wells is recommending requiring gas capture plans before drilling instead of a year into it, easing right-of-ways for pipelines and adding incentives for building infrastructure are keys to achieving the goal of capturing 95 percent of natural gas.
Flaring task force recommends capture plans before drilling, further look at right of ways
January 29, 2014 - 1:21pm
January 21, 2014
Survey shows support for oil, but less than previous years
January 21, 2014 - 10:11pm
January 8, 2014
Press Photo by Katherine Lymn
Crews attach stairs to a tank at the site of the future Dakota Prairie Refinery west of town in November. A study out last month projects billions of dollars will be invested into oil transport and storage infrastructure nationally over the next decade.
Study: Oil, gas industry to invest billions in infrastructure
January 8, 2014 - 6:45pm
December 25, 2013
Sandstrom: Putting the Bakken back into perspective
December 25, 2013 - 1:44pm
November 29, 2013
Press Photo by Katherine Lymn
A truck drives down rural 112th Avenue Southwest, a couple miles northwest of Dickinson. Trash on roads like this has become a issue.
Oil Patch companies try to create a culture of clean
November 29, 2013 - 8:53pm
November 15, 2013
Flaring task force making progress
November 15, 2013 - 4:22pm
September 19, 2013
Upgrades key to Bakken rail shipments, safety
September 19, 2013 - 12:00am
September 17, 2013
Thanks, N.D. Petroleum Council
September 17, 2013 - 12:00am
May 26, 2013
In North Dakota oil fields, 'water is for fighting'
May 26, 2013 - 12:00am
July 25, 2012
Kelli Pflug serves pitchfork fondue to Buddy Garren during the Bakken Rocks Cookfest in Ray. Employees of G3 operating, Go Wireline and Quinn Pumping teamed up to compete in the cooking contest, which attracted more than 1,200 community members.
Oil companies say 'thank you' with cookfest
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
July 14, 2012
Vision West ND Consortium to meet July 26, CookFest to follow
July 14, 2012 - 12:00am
May 31, 2012
Official: State should invest up to $5 billion in oil counties
May 31, 2012 - 12:00am
May 5, 2012
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'Redundant' rule adds to state frack regulations
May 5, 2012 - 12:00am
February 3, 2012
ND oil conference popular
February 3, 2012 - 12:00am
October 15, 2011
Natural gas is flared into the atmosphere Friday north of South Heart. The oil industry has invested more than $3 billion to develop infrastructure to capture the gas in North Dakota.
To capture a commodity; oil industry spends billions to capture natural gas
October 15, 2011 - 12:00am
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