28
Sep
Devon to Buy WPX After Permian Investors Push for More M&A
Devon Energy Corp. agreed to acquire WPX Energy Inc. in a $2.56 billion all-stock deal, creating one of the largest independent U.S. shale producers and answering investor calls for consolidation at a time of crisis for the sector.

22
Sep
North Dakota Industrial Commission approves revisions to gas capture policy
North Dakota's Industrial Commission on Tuesday approved a revised gas capture policy that aims to encourage investment in infrastructure but doesn't change the gas capture targets.

21
Sep
NDPC to Hold Virtual Annual Meeting
The North Dakota Petroleum Council will host its 39th Annual Meeting virtually to elect its officers, conduct general business of the organization, provide an NDPC Year-In-Review, and hear from special guests and speakers.

21
Sep
Monthly Meeting Recap - September 2020
The Williston API held their March General Monthly Meeting on Tuesday, September 15th.

17
Sep
Bakken Restart employing more people than expected, but won't be able to reclaim as many sites as hoped
The Bakken Restart program is putting more people back to work then anticipated and on track to plug 391 wells before the end of the year, but the program likely cannot finish as many reclamation as initially hoped. At least, not with CARES Act money.

16
Sep
ND oil, gas production climbs
North Dakota oil production returned to more than a million barrels of oil a day in July following a recent decline.

02
Sep
Trump administration aiming to remove hurdles to oil drilling in North Dakota grasslands
A new rule proposed by the National Forest Service would expedite oil and gas development on public lands, including the oil-rich Little Missouri National Grasslands. North Dakota officials say they can streamline energy projects while being responsible to the environment, but conservation groups disagree.

02
Sep
McKenzie County Road Survey
McKenzie County is developing a plan to improve roadway safety throughout the entire County. A survey has been developed to seek public input to identify locations on roadways where there is a safety concern.