06
Jun
Dakota Access Pipeline gains survey access across ND Landowner group forms to negotiate with company
Most North Dakota landowners who were sued for survey access by Dakota Access Pipeline reached agreements with the company and had their cases dismissed this week.

23
May
Landowners Protest Proposed Bakken Pipeline in Iowa
Landowners along the proposed path of a crude oil pipeline through Iowa made clear their displeasure for the project Wednesday at the state Capitol.

16
May
Heitkamp Co-Sponsors Bill To Lift Ban On U.S. Crude Oil Exports
U.S. Sens. Heidi Heitkamp, D.-N.D., and Republican Lisa Murkowski of Alaska plan to introduce a bipartisan bill Wednesday to lift the ban on American crude oil exports.

09
May
Company says oil on derailed train met new state rules
The oil on the train that derailed near Heimdal on Wednesday had a vapor pressure substantially lower than the standards in North Dakota’s new oil conditioning order, a Hess Corp. spokesman said Thursday.

09
May
Drill tests pipeline company spill skills
Enbridge employees simulated a worst-case scenario Wednesday to practice how they would respond to an oil spill in the Souris River.

04
May
$430 million Dakota Prairie Refinery launches operations
A new oil refinery has started operating in western North Dakota.

04
May
Bakken Stock Watch
Bakken Stock

30
Apr
Fee proposed on rail cars that haul oil, other flammables
U.S. senators from six states on Thursday proposed that the government charge companies a special fee to ship oil, ethanol and other flammable liquids in older railroad tank cars that have been involved in fiery explosions.