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NDFU presidents speaks at Kiwanis
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energy and mining
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...
14 hours 27 min ago
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...
17 hours 26 min ago
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
Enbridge to remove existing Line 3 from tribal lands if new pipeline is built
LEECH LAKE, Minn. — An aging oil pipeline is set to be removed from tribal lands east of Bemidji. Enbridge Inc. agreed with Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe leaders to remove the company’s existing Line 3 oil pipeline from the reservation if or when it gets the go-ahead to build a replacement....
December 14, 2018 - 5:39pm
December 12, 2018
Judge hears arguments in appeal of Davis Refinery permit
DICKINSON, N.D. — An attorney for conservation groups argued in court on Wednesday, Dec. 12, that air pollution estimates for a refinery proposed...
December 12, 2018 - 8:47pm
Labor department certifies Hess apprenticeship program
MINOT, N.D. - An apprenticeship program created last year to fill a need for workers in the Bakken was recognized by the U.S. Department of Labor...
December 12, 2018 - 4:41pm
December 11, 2018
Tribal energy bill approved by House, awaits president's signature
WASHINGTON — Legislation introduced by Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., that aims to give Native American tribes greater flexibility to manage their...
December 11, 2018 - 3:32pm
Equipment failure results in oil spill in western North Dakota
KILLDEER, N.D. — An equipment failure caused about 163 barrels, or 6,846 gallons, of crude oil to spill Saturday at a well pad in Dunn County,...
December 11, 2018 - 2:17pm
December 10, 2018
Oilfield service company owes back pay
The U.S. Department of Labor has ordered Wyoming Casing Service Inc., of Dickinson, to pay $1.17 million in back wages. The department said the...
December 10, 2018 - 5:11pm
December 6, 2018
Gas prices fall to lowest of the year in North Dakota, Minnesota, nation
FARGO — North Dakota and Minnesota gas prices have dropped sharply after sitting at their highest rates since 2014. The state’s gas prices...
December 6, 2018 - 8:05pm
December 5, 2018
Permit denied for south-central North Dakota wind project: Decision made after four-hour hearing with testimony from opponents
BISMARCK — The Burleigh County Planning and Zoning Commission voted 5-3 late Wednesday, Dec. 5, to deny a permit for the proposed Burleigh-Emmons...
December 5, 2018 - 10:08pm
December 3, 2018
EPA to meet with North Dakota coal, oil industries in Bismarck
BISMARCK — The Environmental Protection Agency will host roundtable discussions on Tuesday, Dec. 4, in Bismarck with the state’s coal and oil industries and the North Dakota Department of Health. The meetings, announced by the EPA on Monday, Dec. 3, are open to the public. The...
December 3, 2018 - 5:31pm
November 27, 2018
Brine spill in western North Dakota impacts creek
FAIRFIELD, N.D. - A tanker truck rollover in Billings County on Saturday caused about 185 barrels, or 7,770 gallons, of produced water to spill,...
November 27, 2018 - 3:14pm
November 26, 2018
New refinery floated for western North Dakota
BISMARCK — A new refinery has been proposed for oil-rich western North Dakota, prompting questions from a local township chairman. AIC Energy...
November 26, 2018 - 5:26pm
November 24, 2018
PSC to hold hearing on wind farm project near Linton
The North Dakota Public Service Commission will hold a public hearing in Linton on Friday, Dec. 7, regarding a proposal to construct a wind farm and associated electric transmission line in Emmons and Logan counties.
November 24, 2018 - 7:05am