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November 20, 2014
Gas prices below $3 expected to boost holiday travel; lowest in four years
DICKINSON, N.D. – Average gas prices have fallen below $3 per gallon in North Dakota, Minnesota and South Dakota, encouraging more drivers to hit the road for the Thanksgiving weekend since 2007. For the first time in four years, the average price for gas in North Dakota has...
November 20, 2014 - 10:50pm
November 17, 2014
In Keystone XL debate, Obama's warning on oil exports rings only half true
President Barack Obama's sharpest criticism yet of Keystone XL this weekend included a controversial contention that the huge pipeline would be used to pump Canadian oil sands crude to global markets, not to U.S. refiners. TransCanada Corp., the pipeline giant that has been waiting...
November 17, 2014 - 5:24pm
November 14, 2014
FBI office approved for Williston
WILLISTON, N.D. – A permanent field office for federal agents to combat a surge in crime in western North Dakota could open in Williston as soon as early 2015. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., joined with Oil Patch police chiefs and sheriffs here Friday to announce the Senate Appropriations...
November 14, 2014 - 9:18pm
Arizona company still plans refinery in Stanley, N.D.
BILLINGS, Mont. – Quantum Energy Inc. has apparently dropped a Billings site from its plans to build refineries in Montana and North Dakota. The Arizona company plans to develop up to five refineries designed to produce diesel fuel from Bakken crude oil. Quantum announced...
November 14, 2014 - 9:00pm
ND effort to reduce natural gas flaring cuts into new oil well completions
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s effort to reduce the amount of natural gas being burned away at well sites is lengthening the time it takes to get new oil wells up and running, the state’s chief oil regulator said Friday. In his monthly oil production update, Department of Mineral...
November 14, 2014 - 8:55pm
November 13, 2014
$230 billion by 2060: Group outlines goals, uses for ND Legacy Fund
BISMARCK – A voter-approved trust fund that has socked away more than $2.4 billion in North Dakota oil and gas tax revenue since 2011 could balloon to $230 billion by 2060 under a scenario outlined Thursday by a group that spent the last year developing a road map for the fund....
November 13, 2014 - 8:56pm
Oil industry has 'significant concerns' about crude conditioning standards
BISMARCK – North Dakota oil regulators said Thursday they want more input before approving new standards for removing volatile gases from crude oil before it’s shipped by rail, a proposal an industry representative warned could devalue Bakken crude and contribute to more flaring...
November 13, 2014 - 8:27pm
November 12, 2014
Grand Forks wind turbine plant to make larger blades
GRAND FORKS – LM Wind Power is remodeling its Grand Forks plant to accommodate the construction of longer wind turbine blades. The project will allow for easier movement of the fiberglass blades between the company’s plant and the building next door, where crews put on the...
November 12, 2014 - 9:42pm
Environmental groups, tribe file challenge to pipeline from Canada
DULUTH, Minn. -- Environmental groups on Wednesday filed a legal challenge to the U.S. State Department’s approval of a major increase of...
November 12, 2014 - 8:27pm
Keystone pipeline approval bills advance in U.S. Congress
WASHINGTON - Legislation to approve the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline began racing through the U.S. Congress on Wednesday as Democrats and Republicans appeared to be coming together in a challenge of President Barack Obama's oversight of the project. In a series of rapid...
November 12, 2014 - 8:03pm
BNSF puts moratorium on adding more oil tank cars - sources
NEW YORK/CALGARY - BNSF Railroad, the Warren Buffett-owned company that has benefited most from the North Dakota shale boom, has told some customers that they cannot add new oil tank-cars to its system until next year, according to two people familiar with the matter. Oil shippers...
November 12, 2014 - 5:01pm
November 10, 2014
As oil stumbles, ND budget officials mull impact
FARGO – As Gov. Jack Dalrymple works on a budget for the next biennium, he’ll have to assume that less money will be going into state coffers because of falling oil prices. When the Office of Management and Budget’s advisory committee convened last summer, it assumed the price...
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November 10, 2014 - 12:02am
November 6, 2014
ND wind farm project near Ellendale revived after lawsuit
BISMARCK – A North Dakota wind farm proposed in the migration route of an endangered bird has been revived after the developer unsuccessfully sued Xcel Energy for pulling out of the project in 2011. San Diego-based EDF Renewable Energy first proposed the 100-turbine, 150-megawatt...
November 6, 2014 - 9:40pm
October 30, 2014
Minnesota PUC keeps Sandpiper pipeline in limbo
ST. PAUL – The Sandpiper pipeline will remain in limbo until the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission can review all outstanding petitions, the body decided Thursday. The commission denied a motion by the North Dakota Pipeline Co., a subsidiary of Canada-based Enbridge, to...
October 30, 2014 - 8:46pm
October 29, 2014
Pipeline fatigue hits western ND landowners who aim for more oversight; landowner meeting Thursday
WATFORD CITY, N.D. – Ranchers say they don’t have time to chase cattle because a pipeline crew cut the pasture fence. Nor do they have time to repair equipment damaged from crossing a sunken pipeline trench. Those problems are giving surface owners a condition called “pipeline...
October 29, 2014 - 9:45pm