May 20, 2015

U.S. out-produces rest of world in oil and gas from shale

BY Patrick C. MillerFound In:Exploration & ProductionThe Institute for Energy Research in Washington, D.C., says that despite other countries having significant oil and gas reserves in tight shale plays, the U.S. is the only nation that has capitalized on the energy resources of it shale reserves. READ MORE

May 19, 2015

North Dakota 2014 taxable sales and purchases reach $28 billion

BY Emily AasandFound In:Exploration & ProductionThe 2014 annual North Dakota taxable sales and purchases report shows taxable sales and purchases during calendar year 2014 totaled $28.2 billion, an increase of roughly 10.8 percent over the $25.47 billion in 2013. READ MORE

May 19, 2015

Heitkamp pushes for expedited pipeline permitting

BY Emily AasandFound In:LogisticsThe Oil and Gas Production and Distribution Reform Act was introduced in Congress to expand oil pipeline infrastructure in North Dakota and across the country by speeding up timelines for federal agencies to approve new pipelines. READ MORE

May 19, 2015

Utah to join North Dakota in lawsuit over BLM fracking rule

BY Patrick C. MillerFound In:Exploration & ProductionUtah will join North Dakota, Wyoming and Colorado in a lawsuit challenging the U.S. Bureau of Land Management’s recently issued fracking rule. READ MORE

May 14, 2015

In Depth: Frack Fluid Focus

BY Emily AasandFrom water heaters to long-life span pumps, frack-based service providers have options to reduce well completion costs with new approaches and technologies aimed at tried-and-true completion methods. READ MORE


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