Tribes have not met "high bar" for Dakota Access Pipeline shutdown, Corps says
Shutting down the Dakota Access Pipeline would "cause economic harm and shift oil transport to more risky methods" and should not occur, a federal permitting agency argued in the latest round of legal filings in the ongoing dispute over the oil pipeline.

ND Dept of Mineral Resources Announces Record Gas Capture Numbers
North Dakota oil and gas producers achieved 93% gas capture in September 2020, the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources announced in their Director's Cut today.

Oil and Natural Gas Delivers Record Energy Security for United States
American consumers and businesses can count on the strongest energy security in a generation thanks in no small part to oil and natural gas produced right here at home.

North Dakota lawmakers redirect $16M in virus aid to fracking
Several Democratic legislators put up a fight Wednesday against a proposal to repurpose $16 million in federal coronavirus relief ad to subsidize fracking in North Dakota's oil fields, but they were overruled by a significant majority of lawmakers, including some in their own party.

North Dakota oil production rises slightly in August
North Dakota's oil production increased slightly in August from the month prior.

Enbridge completes 12-mile North Dakota stretch of Line 3
Enbridge Energy officials said Wednesday that they have completed a small section of its Line 3 crude oil pipeline replacement project in North Dakota, leaving only the Minnesota stretch that has been challenged by state officials and others.

Monthly Meeting Recap - October 2020
The Williston Basin Chapter of API met on Tuesday October 6th. We had 45 members present and we staggered tables and only allowed four to five people to a table, tying to be safe, keeping our distance and still meeting our members needs.

One Basin One Way Program expansion to Permain highlighted in NDPC annual meeting
The Bakken's One Basin One Way program, developed under the leadership of the North Dakota Petroleum Council as a safety orientation for oil and gas workers, is about to expand its reach to a new Basin.