DICKINSON, N.D. -- An Alaska-based vocational and safety training company that came to Dickinson at the height of the Bakken oil boom has announced it is indefinitely suspended its services in the state.
BISMARCK – The company responsible for an oil spill in the Yellowstone River this year received permission from state regulators Wednesday to build a new crude oil pipeline in southwest North Dakota.
COURTENAY, N.D.—Officials broke ground on a $300 million wind farm project that has been eight years in the making Friday. The event marks the official start of construction for the Courtenay Wind Farm.RELATED CONTENT
DICKINSON, N.D. -- Falling oil prices and the resulting oil drilling slowdown in the Bakken Oil Patch has led one of the world's largest oilfield services companies to make major cutbacks at its Dickinson office.RELATED CONTENT
BISMARCK – A Denver-based company that unveiled plans last fall for a $4 billion petrochemical plant in North Dakota said Friday it has entered into a long-term ethane supply agreement with one of the biggest players in the state's Oil Patch.
WILLISTON, N.D. - Some man camps are becoming ghost camps in the oil patch, especially in Mountrail County where only five of the 23 camps whose operating permits expire this year have applied for renewal. Another 11 are done and cleaned up, and seven are in the wind, with no forwarding address.RELATED CONTENT
JAMESTOWN, N.D. - Xcel Energy will be joined by state and local officials and community members Friday to break ground on the 200 megawatt Courtenay Wind Farm project near Jamestown.
WILLISTON, N.D. - In April, Halliburton closed its Minot offices and transferred workers from there to Williston and Dickinson, although they declined at the time to say how many.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – The North Dakota petroleum industry, meeting here this week, is girding for a challenging fall and winter as producers continue to weather a sharp reduction in oil prices.RELATED CONTENT
TRIPP, S.D. - NorthWestern Energy's purchase of the Project Beethoven wind farm in Tripp has been authorized by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
NEW YORK - Oil prices tumbled on Friday, with U.S. crude falling 5 percent, after a selloff in Wall Street equities offset positive impact to crude from a third weekly decline in the U.S. oil rig count.RELATED CONTENT
STANLEY, N.D. — The operator of a gathering pipeline is seeking approval from the Public Service Commission to convert the existing crude oil pipeline to a transmission line, allowing companies to transport less crude by rail.
BISMARCK – For the second time this summer, North Dakota utility regulators on Wednesday railed against the idea of allowing Minneapolis-based Xcel Energy to charge North Dakota ratepayers for solar power to meet a Minnesota mandate.
ST. PAUL -- Finding gasoline mixed with higher percentages of ethanol soon will be easier for Upper Midwest motorists.
BISMARCK – The company proposing the biggest crude pipeline yet out of North Dakota’s Oil Patch has informed at least one landowner that it is prepared to go to court to obtain right-of-way for the underground pipeline.