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energy and mining
January 18, 2019
North Dakota Industrial Commission votes to reduce testing that ensures safe oil transport
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Industrial Commission voted unanimously Friday, Jan. 18, to change how it monitors oil conditioning standards that...
January 18, 2019 - 6:31pm
January 17, 2019
Compromise proposed for sharing state, tribal oil tax revenue
BISMARCK — A proposal in the North Dakota Senate could resolve a long-running dispute over how oil tax revenue is split with the Mandan, Hidatsa...
January 17, 2019 - 7:12pm
January 14, 2019
Leak causes brine spill in North Dakota's McKenzie County
CARTWRIGHT, N.D. - A leak caused about 660 barrels, or 27,720 gallons, of brine to spill on Friday, Jan. 11, at a well site in McKenzie County,...
January 14, 2019 - 4:21pm
January 12, 2019
Landowners' donation seeks to protect land from brine contamination
BISMARCK -- Northern North Dakota landowners with a history of oil-related spills on their land have donated $250,000 to promote education about...
January 12, 2019 - 3:18pm
Study finds storing natural gas underground feasible
BISMARCK -- A new study shows it may be economically viable for North Dakota oil companies to temporarily store natural gas underground as an...
January 12, 2019 - 3:06pm
January 8, 2019
Central North Dakota wind farm permits denied
BISMARCK — The Burleigh County Commission voted 4-1 Monday, Jan. 7, to deny special use permits in Morton Township for the proposed Burleigh-Emmons...
January 8, 2019 - 3:27pm
January 2, 2019
Brine spill of almost 20K gallons reported in northwest North Dakota
EPPING, N.D. — An equipment failure caused a brine spill at a well site in Williams County on Monday, Dec. 31, according to a statement released...
January 2, 2019 - 5:14pm
December 29, 2018
Questions over Lake Sakakawea mineral ownership return to 2019 session
BISMARCK -- Royalty owners who supported legislation in 2017 related to oil and gas mineral ownership under Lake Sakakawea will likely have to...
December 29, 2018 - 3:34pm
December 27, 2018
U.S. shale's blows leave Middle East oil producers staggering
The U.S. oil industry is delivering a one-two punch to Middle East producers already reeling from a collapse in prices. A tussle is playing out...
December 27, 2018 - 10:35am
December 25, 2018
North Dakota natural gas flaring hits record high; improvement expected in 2019
BISMARCK — Natural gas flaring reached record volumes in North Dakota in 2018, enough in October to heat 4.25 million average U.S. homes. The...
December 25, 2018 - 5:41pm
December 21, 2018
Natural gas liquids pipeline proposed for northwest North Dakota
BISMARCK — A 77-mile pipeline proposed for northwest North Dakota would transport natural gas liquids from a processing plant under construction...
December 21, 2018 - 6:38pm
December 20, 2018
Environmentalists, energy industry debate fossil fuel policies
GRAND FORKS — A longstanding conflict between environmentalists and the energy industry boils down to finding a balance between fossil fuel...
December 20, 2018 - 9:02pm
December 18, 2018
Wind, solar power increasing in region
GRAND FORKS — North Dakota is nationally known for its oil and gas production, which are both at all-time highs. The state is also abundant...
December 18, 2018 - 3:37pm
Fossil fuels boost region’s economy but drive up emissions
MANDAREE, N.D. — Lisa DeVille lives in the heart of the Bakken oil formation. DeVille is an enrolled member of the Mandan Hidatsa Arikara Nation...
December 18, 2018 - 12:38pm
December 14, 2018
North Dakota oil production, natural gas flaring reach new highs
BISMARCK — North Dakota oil production hit a record 1.39 million barrels per day in October, a 2.4 percent increase as operators accelerated...
December 14, 2018 - 8:54pm