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September 18, 2018
Davis Refinery could serve as 'prototype' for future refineries
DICKINSON, N.D. — In light of a pair of judges siding with Meridian Energy Group over environmental and regulatory challenges earlier this...
September 18, 2018 - 8:46pm
September 11, 2018
Two judges side with Meridian on Davis Refinery complaints
BISMARCK — Two judges sided with Meridian Energy this week on legal challenges related to the Davis Refinery being built near Theodore...
September 11, 2018 - 5:58pm
July 28, 2018
Group launches concerns over truck traffic for proposed North Dakota refinery
BISMARCK—Members of an environmental group challenging the Davis Refinery argue the developer's plans have changed significantly since...
July 28, 2018 - 9:16am
July 17, 2018
Construction to begin on Belfield refinery in western North Dakota
BISMARCK—Meridian Energy Group announced Tuesday, July 17, it is starting site construction for the Davis Refinery near Belfield, a project...
July 17, 2018 - 2:51pm
June 29, 2018
Complaint seeks to halt construction of Davis Refinery near ND national park
BISMARCK—Two groups filed a complaint Friday with North Dakota utility regulators that seeks to stop construction of an oil refinery near...
June 29, 2018 - 6:23pm
June 13, 2018
Davis Refinery permit approved, Meridian faces potential appeals
BISMARCK—An air quality permit has been issued for an oil refinery that has drawn opposition for its proximity to Theodore Roosevelt National Park, the North Dakota Department of Health announced Wednesday, June 13. But Meridian Energy is facing potential appeals or legal challenges...
June 13, 2018 - 6:47pm
February 6, 2018
Proposed western ND refinery claims there's no one like it 'on the planet'
BELFIELD, N.D. --= Meridian Energy Group wants to build the most sophisticated and state-of-the-art oil refinery to date in western North Dakota...
February 6, 2018 - 8:33pm
January 29, 2018
Refinery near ND national park draws thousands of comments prior to permit decision
BISMARCK—North Dakota environmental regulators expect to decide whether to issue an air quality permit to an oil refinery near Theodore...
January 29, 2018 - 1:30pm
January 24, 2018
Schneider: Davis Refinery will have positive impact on the community
Meridian Energy Group is doing things the right way with the Davis Refinery. Much has been made about the local impact, and in my opinion the...
January 24, 2018 - 1:00pm
January 18, 2018
Public hearing shows mixed feelings towards proposed refinery on fringes of Theodore Roosevelt National Park
DICKINSON, N.D.—The North Dakota Department of Health received mixed comments at a public hearing Wednesday night about a proposed oil...
January 18, 2018 - 8:45am
January 13, 2018
Concerns remain about refinery's impact to Theodore Roosevelt National Park views
BELFIELD, N.D.—The company proposing an oil refinery near Theodore Roosevelt National Park says it will not be visible from the park, but...
January 13, 2018 - 5:00pm
Letter: Major projects promise to bring great-paying jobs to North Dakota
At two opposite corners of North Dakota, two major projects promise to bring the next stage of oil and gas to our state, each with more than one hundred great-paying jobs. These two projects are the Northern Plains Nitrogen fertilizer plant in Grand Forks and the Davis Refinery near...
January 13, 2018 - 3:00pm
December 27, 2017
Davis Refinery won't seek more regulation despite concerns
MEDORA, N.D. — During discussions last week with Meridian Energy Inc. about the proposed Davis Refinery in Billings County, North Dakota...
December 27, 2017 - 5:45pm
September 7, 2017
Refinery near national park would bring jobs, revenue to western ND county
BELFIELD, N.D.—The proposed Davis Refinery has drawn ire from environmental groups who object to its close proximity to the borders of...
September 7, 2017 - 9:21pm
May 30, 2017
Port: Opponents of Meridian’s Davis Refinery are misleading the public
An opposition group has formed aimed at blocking the construction of the Davis Refinery in western North Dakota. The refinery would be near the...
May 30, 2017 - 9:36am