01
Aug
Save the Date and Be There! WDEA Annual Meeting Oct. 12-13
Get the date on your calendar! The annual meeting of the Western Dakota Energy Association will be held: October 12-13

29
Jul
How Manchin-Schumer would change energy, from oil to solar
The surprise climate deal struck between Democratic Sens. Joe Manchin (W.Va.) and Chuck Schumer (N.Y.) this week could transform the U.S. energy sector, slashing emissions and delivering historic investments in clean technologies — although it meets many demands of GOP lawmakers and conservative Democrats on fossil fuels.

22
Jul
Feds Ordered to Turn Over DAPL Docs: Judge Rules Some Emails Are Not Privileged
A federal magistrate judge has ordered the federal government to turn over potentially hundreds of emails related to actions taken by federal agencies during the 2016-17 protest of the Dakota Access Pipeline.

08
Jul
Bakken Rocks Cookfests Coming Up Events are set for Trenton & White Shield
The North Dakota Petroleum Foundation and dozens of oil industry participants will host Bakken Rocks CookFest July 19 in Trenton and July 21 in White Shield.

08
Jul
NDPC is Seeking Award Nominations: Recognition Presented in Three Categories
The North Dakota Petroleum Council is seeking nominations for its 2022 NDPC Membership Awards, to be presented at the NDPC Annual Meeting scheduled for September 20-22 in Watford City.

06
Jul
Court narrows EPA authority over greenhouse gases
The court's ruling that the Obama administration exceeded its authority under the Clean Air Act does not outright strip away the EPA’s authority to regulate greenhouse gas emissions, but it does significantly narrow the path such regulatory actions may take. It also suggests that novel legal interpretations of the issue will face stiff headwinds with the high court.

01
Jul
NDPC Joins API in Letter to Biden: Visit US Producers Before Saudi Arabia
The ND Petroleum Council joined the American Petroleum Institute and 26 other energy associations to urge Joe Biden and his cabinet to visit America’s major energy facilities, ahead of Biden's travel to the Middle East this month.

01
Jul
Whiting and Oasis Complete Combination, Establishing Chord Energy
Chord Energy Corporation (NASDAQ: CHRD) ("Chord" or the "Company") today announced the successful completion of the combination of Whiting Petroleum Corporation ("Whiting") and Oasis Petroleum Inc. ("Oasis"), creating a scaled unconventional U.S. oil producer with a premier Williston Basin position with top tier assets across approximately 972,000 net acres, combined first quarter production of 171.1 thousand boepd (historical Oasis has been adjusted for three stream reporting), and enhanced free cash flow generation. Chord's common stock is expected to begin trading on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol "CHRD" on July 5, 2022. The new company is headquartered in Houston.