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Community calendar of events for March 23, 2018
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March 15, 2018
Regulators emphasize ND's One-Call excavation law: $7,000 fine issued for repeat violations
BISMARCK—A member of the North Dakota Public Service Commission said this week he'd like regulators to get more aggressive with contractors with repeat violations of the North Dakota One-Call law. Commissioner Brian Kroshus made the comments Wednesday, March 14, as the commission...
March 15, 2018 - 8:38pm
February 20, 2018
New pipeline proposed for Bakken natural gas liquids
BISMARCK—A new pipeline system proposed by Andeavor Logistics would transport growing volumes of natural gas liquids from the core of the...
February 20, 2018 - 9:49pm
February 15, 2018
Winter weather causes slight drop in oil production
BISMARCK—Winter weather contributed to a slight slowdown in North Dakota oil activity in December, bringing the state's production down 1.3 percent to an average of 1.18 million barrels per day. Director of Mineral Resources Lynn Helms said Thursday, Feb. 15, he expects to continue...
February 15, 2018 - 5:53pm
January 25, 2018
New natural gas processing plant planned near Watford City
WATFORD CITY, N.D.—A $150 million natural gas processing plant is proposed near Watford City in western North Dakota that would help the...
January 25, 2018 - 5:23pm
January 20, 2018
ND oil industry missed October's flaring target, revised numbers show
BISMARCK—Revised natural gas numbers released this week show North Dakota's oil industry failed to meet the state gas capture target in...
January 20, 2018 - 8:50am
January 7, 2018
900-mile natural gas liquids pipeline proposed for Bakken
BISMARCK — Oneok recently announced plans for a 900-mile natural gas liquids pipeline that will accommodate increasing North Dakota production...
January 7, 2018 - 3:38pm
December 6, 2017
Small ND town loses natural gas on frigid day, night
TIOGA, N.D. -- All but 55 customers of Montana-Dakota Utilities customers in Tioga had their natural gas service restored by 3 p.m. Wednesday after a citywide outage the day before. Tioga is a city of about 1,600 residents in northwestern North Dakota, about 40 miles east of Williston....
December 6, 2017 - 9:39pm
May 24, 2014
BNSF exec sees ‘big opportunity’ in switch from diesel
BISMARCK — As a North Dakota company prepares to fire up the state’s first production facility for liquefied natural gas, the nation’s largest railroad is pursuing a switch from diesel-powered to LNG-powered locomotives, potentially opening up a major market for the product. “We’re...
May 24, 2014 - 8:10am
May 2, 2014
$280 million natural gas processing plant proposed
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Public Service Commission has scheduled a June 18 public hearing for a proposed $280 million natural gas processing...
May 2, 2014 - 6:20am
April 10, 2014
N.D. regulators OK design of MDU rate increase
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Public Service Commission approved the design of a natural gas rate increase for Montana-Dakota Utilities on Wednesday in a 2-1 vote that had PSC Chairman Brian Kalk siding with the AARP in opposing how the increase was structured. Commissioners had...
April 10, 2014 - 6:48am
April 2, 2014
Input meeting on gas flaring set: Special hearing on reducing natural gas flaring to be held on April 22
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 2, 2014 - 7:22am
May 9, 2013
Cards prompt gas scare
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) -- Those scratch-and-sniff cards the energy company sends to customers to teach them to recognize the artificial smell added to natural gas? Turns out they work pretty well. Energy West general manager Nick Bohr told the Great Falls Tribune that workers recently...
May 9, 2013 - 7:07am
November 26, 2012
Natural gas drillers target US truck, bus market
SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) -- If the trash truck or bus rolling down your street seems a little quieter these days, you're not imagining things. It's probably running on natural gas. Surging gas production has led the drilling industry to seek out new markets for its product, and energy...
November 26, 2012 - 1:00am
July 28, 2012
New N.D. gas processing plant planned
BISMARCK -- ONEOK Partners is planning to build a new natural gas processing facility in eastern McKenzie County, the company announced this week. The Garden Creek II plant and related infrastructure, including expansions and upgrades to existing natural gas gathering and compression,...
July 28, 2012 - 6:11am
July 26, 2012
Bakken natural gas production could quadruple
WILLISTON, N.D. -- Natural gas production in the Williston Basin could more than quadruple current levels, pushing North Dakota into a more leading...
July 26, 2012 - 6:38am