2022 Oil and Gas Tax Study shows billions in revenue for North Dakota
Monday, the North Dakota Petroleum Council and Western Dakota Energy Association shared the 2022 update of the Oil and Gas Tax Study to let us know how much tax revenue North Dakota is receiving from the oil and gas industry.

State Minerals Worth $2.8 Billion: Oil Price Increase Added $420 Million
Oil and gas mineral rights owned by the State of North Dakota are worth more than $2.8 billion, according to analysis presented to the Board of University and School Lands this week.

BLM Seeks Comment on Emission Plan
The Bureau of Land Management is seeking public comment on an updated environmental assessment related to its analysis of greenhouse gas emissions that may result from development of 3,600 oil and gas leases issued in North Dakota and six other states.

TENORM License Issued to Secure Landfill
The ND Department of Environmental Quality this week issued a Radioactive Materials License to Secure Energy that will allow the company to accept TENORM waste at its disposal facility 13 miles north of Williston.

Founder Harold Hamm clinches deal to take shale producer Continental private
Continental Resources Inc (CLR.N) said on Monday it had agreed to a sweetened offer from founder Harold Hamm to take the U.S. shale oil producer private at a valuation of about $27 billion.

NDDOT Input Hearing Set for Dodge
A public input meeting to discuss improvements to a portion of Highway 200 in Dunn County will be held October 18 at the city auditorium in Dodge.

ND Petroleum Council Presents Awards
Marathon Petroleum, Denbury Resources and Enerplus were recognized by the North Dakota Petroleum Council during an awards ceremony at last week's annual meeting in Watford City.

Burgum reopens public input period for Red Tape Reduction Working Group until Oct. 10
Gov. Doug Burgum today announced that due to demand, the public input period for the recently announced Red Tape Reduction Working Group is being reopened and will accept ideas from citizens through Oct. 10, 2022.