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February 21, 2019
Leak causes brine spill at northwest North Dakota well site
February 21, 2019 - 4:08pm
February 19, 2019
Montana-Dakota Utilities plans to retire both coal-fired units at the Heskett Station north of Mandan around the end of 2021. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Montana-Dakota Utilities to retire coal-fired units
February 19, 2019 - 6:53pm
February 15, 2019
Pumping units are pictured near Williston, N.D., on Tuesday, June 14, 2016. North Dakota oil production hit a new record in December 2018. Amy Dalrymple/Forum News Service
North Dakota oil production hits new record
February 15, 2019 - 5:09pm
February 14, 2019
Pipeline spill contaminates southwest North Dakota creek
February 14, 2019 - 4:50pm
February 6, 2019
Public Service Commission approves Emmons-Logan wind farm
February 6, 2019 - 5:28pm
January 31, 2019
Xcel says gas customers back online following statewide request to lower thermostats
January 31, 2019 - 3:33pm
January 30, 2019
Xcel asks Minnesota customers to turn heat down to 63 degrees
January 30, 2019 - 4:50pm
About 230 miles worth of green metal pipe, stored by TransCanada for its stalled Keystone XL pipeline, gathers snow, dust and tumbleweeds in a laydown yard where it's been stored near Gascoyne since 2011. Lauren Donovan / Bismarck Tribune
TransCanada seeks water permits for Keystone XL construction in South Dakota
January 30, 2019 - 4:32pm
January 24, 2019
The site of the Davis Refinery, pictured on July 31, 2018, southwest of Belfield, N.D. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Davis Refinery air permit upheld by district court
January 24, 2019 - 4:09pm
January 23, 2019
ND State Capitol (Korrie Wenzel/Forum News Service)
Republican lawmaker calls oil tax increase 'political theater'
January 23, 2019 - 6:03pm
January 18, 2019
Casselton oil train explosion, Dec. 30, 2013
North Dakota Industrial Commission votes to reduce testing that ensures safe oil transport
January 18, 2019 - 6:31pm
January 17, 2019
An oil well pump in a sunflower field on July 26, 2015, west of Dickinson just off Interstate 94 as a storm brews off to the east. 2015 Forum News Service photo
Compromise proposed for sharing state, tribal oil tax revenue
January 17, 2019 - 7:12pm
January 14, 2019
Leak causes brine spill in North Dakota's McKenzie County
January 14, 2019 - 4:21pm
January 12, 2019
Antler residents Christine and Daryl Peterson, seated left, met with the Northwest Landowners Association and donated $250,000 to the organization's foundation for brine spill cleanup education. Also shown are Troy Coons, chairman, Amy Shelton, executive director, Dave King, vice chairman. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Landowners' donation seeks to protect land from brine contamination
January 12, 2019 - 3:18pm
Gas flaring takes place at a well site east of New Town, N.D., on Dec. 12. A new study examines storing natural gas underground temporarily as an alternative to flaring. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Study finds storing natural gas underground feasible
January 12, 2019 - 3:06pm