Williston NE Truck Reliever Route
The ND Department of Transportation will hold public hearings next week on the environmental assessment for the proposed Williston Northeast Truck Reliever Route from Highway 1804 east of Williston to the intersection of Highway 12 and Highway 85 on the north.

Monthly Meeting Recap - February 2021
The Williston Basin Chapter of API held their February General Membership Meeting on Tuesday, February 9th at the Four Points by Sheraton.

Equinor sells its US onshore assets in the Bakken
Equinor has agreed to divest its interests in the Bakken Field in the US states of North Dakota and Montana to Grayson Mill Energy, backed by EnCap Investments, for a total consideration of around USD 900 million.

Legislature Considers ESG Concerns
It seems "counter-intuitive," but there is a growing movement in the United States to reject investments in the food and fuels that are essential to modern society.

Stand with our Energy Workers: Sign the Governor's Pledge
Governor Burgum issued an important message this week regarding President Biden's attacks on our energy industry. We urge you to share this message with your friends, family, and co-workers and sign the Governor's pledge!

House Republicans bring bill to reauthorize Keystone XL pipeline, cut Biden out of process
Scores of House Republicans on Tuesday introduced legislation to reauthorize the Keystone XL pipeline, decrying President Biden's day-one order canceling the project as "catastrophic for American workers and families."

NDIC Awards Grant for Bio-Surfactant
The ND Industrial Commission has awarded a $206,000 grant to Creedence Energy Services of Minot for a research project aimed at producing a biological surfactant to enhance oil production.

Tribes exempt from pause in U.S. federal drilling program - official
Native American tribes are exempt from the Biden administration's temporary suspension of U.S. oil and gas leasing and permitting on federal lands, a spokesman for the U.S. Department of Interior said on Monday.