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LETTER: Pipeline protest, road-sign change part of same struggle
LETTER: Pipeline funnels huge volume of dollars to North Dakota
DAVID WILLIAMS: New federal smog rule clouds Grand Forks-area growth
OUR OPINION: UND's 'ombuds' already has taken sides
OUR OPINION: Violence, intimidation mar pipeline protest
December 26, 2014
North Dakota made progress in reducing flaring in 2014, but is it enough?
In 2014, North Dakota made significant strides in capturing more natural gas in the Oil Patch. However, there are different opinions as to whether enough is being done.
December 26, 2014 - 7:30am
May 9, 2014
Fort Berthold concerns voiced at flaring forum
The desire to slow down oil production, especially on the Fort Berthold Reservation, was a top demand Friday at a flaring forum.
May 9, 2014 - 10:30pm
April 24, 2014
Tribes aim to cut high rate of flaring in half
Reducing natural gas flaring on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation has more hurdles than the rest of the state, but a tribal task force says flaring can be cut in half within five years.
April 24, 2014 - 9:20pm
April 22, 2014
North Dakota panel takes input on measures to reduce natural gas flaring
As a doctor who majored in chemistry, Lyle Best said he can’t help but wonder about the potential health effects of the plumes of flame and...
April 22, 2014 - 9:30pm
March 25, 2014
Cramer introduces bill to reduce flaring
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., on Tuesday introduced a House bill to reduce the flaring of natural gas, according to a news release from the congressman’s office. The Natural Gas Gathering Enhancement Act is aimed at reducing the loss of natural gas...
March 25, 2014 - 10:15pm
March 12, 2014
Hoeven introduces federal legislation to reduce flaring
WASHINGTON – Sen. John Hoeven and two senators from Wyoming introduced federal legislation Wednesday that aims to reduce natural...
March 12, 2014 - 9:20pm
March 3, 2014
NDIC denies flaring exemption request
BISMARCK – An oil company that proposed developing 25,000 acres in McKenzie County as one large drilling unit has withdrawn its application. The North Dakota Industrial Commission unanimously agreed Monday to vacate its previous order that granted the proposal from...
March 3, 2014 - 9:45pm
N.D. Industrial Commission approves steps to reduce flaring
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Industrial Commission on Monday adopted several steps aimed at curbing natural gas flaring as recommended...
March 3, 2014 - 9:00pm
February 7, 2014
Website connects flaring solutions, industry
DICKINSON, N.D. — In the fight to reduce flaring, communication may be key. So one center has made a webpage to connect companies with technologies that may help reduce flaring with industry. The Grand Forks-based Energy and Environmental Research Center created...
February 7, 2014 - 9:30pm
November 25, 2013
Oil boom means lots of jobs - and lots of flaring - for Three Affiliated Tribes
BISMARCK - The Bakken oil boom has brought jobs and prosperity to the Three Affiliated Tribes in northwestern North Dakota, but also a major...
November 25, 2013 - 8:30pm
November 22, 2013
Hess Corp. ready to use expanded gas plant
TIOGA, N.D. - Hess Corp. will begin transitioning next week to an expanded natural gas processing plant here which will double the company's capacity and reduce flaring of natural gas. The expanded Tioga Gas Plant will be able to process up to 250 million cubic feet of natural gas...
November 22, 2013 - 9:40pm
November 19, 2013
ONEOK announces up to $780M in natural gas projects, including new plant near Watford City
BISMARCK - North Dakota's largest processor of natural gas announced plans Tuesday to spend up to $390 million on a new processing plant in McKenzie...
November 19, 2013 - 9:50pm
November 1, 2013
Landowners reach out with interest in class-action flaring suit
DICKINSON, N.D. -- Lawyers have heard from "dozens" of western North Dakota landowners interested in joining a class-action suit against oil companies for natural gas royalties that went up in flames. Landowners are suing 10 oil producers to collect damages for the natural gas they...
November 1, 2013 - 9:00pm
October 22, 2013
Industrial Commission looking for 'big things' from flaring task force
BISMARCK - Members of the state's Industrial Commission on Tuesday told oil industry officials studying ways to reduce natural gas flaring that bigger ideas are needed to curb the practice. The North Dakota Petroleum Council's Flaring Task Force, which was announced last week, is...
October 22, 2013 - 9:40pm
October 16, 2013
Petroleum council task force addresses flaring
October 16, 2013 - 8:00pm