02
Sep
Zoning OK’d for Burke refinery
The Burke County Planning and Zoning Board has approved a zoning change for an oil refinery south of Columbus. A conditional use permit is pending.

02
Sep
Tioga LNG plant back on track
Construction of Phase II of a liquefied natural gas plant is continuing after North Dakota LNG paid building permit fees to Tioga.

27
Aug
Reaction split on proposed flaring benchmark change
An environmental group official said Thursday the North Dakota Industrial Commission should hold the line in its natural gas flaring regulations and not move back a Jan. 1 benchmark for reduced natural gas flaring.

21
Aug
Bakken Stock Watch
Bakken Stock Watch

19
Aug
Bakken see increase in production
Second-quarter earnings reports are showing the major operators in the Bakken expect to maintain or slightly increase production rates in the future, all while finding new ways to cut expenses.

18
Aug
Senators Oppose Federal Methane Rules
North Dakota's senators called for support not regulation after the Obama administration released proposed rules limiting methane emissions by oil and gas producers.

08
Jul
NDPC NEWS RELEASE
Vice President of the ND Petroleum Council appeared before the U.S. House Committee on Agriculture to urge lawmakers to lift the ban on exporting crude oil & to highlight the positive economic impacts oil & gas development has had on rural communities

08
Jun
Company launches experiment to re-use oil drilling waste
An oilfield service company says it can recycle Bakken drilling waste while protecting the environment, turning waste that would otherwise go to a landfill into material for roads or other uses.