13
Jan
Equinor looks into selling Bakken Shale assets in U.S. - Dagens Naeringsliv
Norway's oil and gas firm Equinor is considering selling its onshore shale assets in the Bakken field in the United States, Norwegian business daily Dagens Naeringsliv reported on Wednesday, citing a company executive.

13
Jan
Ethane power plant proposed for northwest North Dakota
Bakken Midstream Natural Gas has announced a large-scale, baseload power plant will be built near Williston. It will be called the Williston Basin Energy Center.

08
Jan
Seeking Fairness on Royalty Payments
North Dakota legislators are being asked to change a 40-year-old law that allows the state to collect up to 18% interest and 12% in penalties on unpaid royalties.

08
Jan
Monthly Meeting Recap - January 2021
The Williston Basin Chapter of API met on Tuesday January 5, 2021.

08
Jan
Streamlined Spill Reporting System Lauched
A new streamlined system to report hazardous material spills and releases was announced this week by Gov. Burgum during is state-of-the-state address.

28
Dec
North Dakota's oil industry faced 'pretty terrible' year in 2020; lengthy recovery expected
The oil industry will remember 2020 for the rapid collapse of crude prices in the spring, leading to dismantled rigs, idled wells and a bleak rest of the year.

23
Dec
COVID-19 Rapid Result Testing Opportunity Expansion
The State of North Dakota has in its inventory approximately 500,000 rapid response (15 minutes) COVID-19 testes and intends to offer the tests, training and technical assistance on implementing a testing regime to the larger businesses in the state, all at no cost.

21
Dec
Diamondback Energy spurs new U.S. shale consolidation with two deals
U.S. oil producer Diamondback Energy Inc on Monday agreed to buy two rivals for a combined $3.2 billion including debt, continuing a consolidation spurred by the coronavirus pandemic-induced oil downturn.