STAFF BLOG OIL PATCH DISPATCH UPDATED: 75-turbine wind farm approved for Tioga
BISMARCK The North Dakota Public Service Commission approved Wednesday a wind farmnorth of Tioga, the first wind farm for oil-rich northwest North Dakota that had area residents divided at a recent h... Posted on 12/2/15 at 2:11 PM
RENEW ND Pope's visit to DC reminds of past visit about environment
I'm excited about today's visit from the pope to Washington DC and his strong message about improving our environmental stewardship.
While no where near as epic, it reminded me how important it is fo... Posted on 9/24/15 at 6:42 AM
WILLISTON, N.D. – Federal rules for coal-fired power plants could “gut our economy” in North Dakota if the state doesn’t develop its own plan to reduce carbon dioxide emissions, a health official said Monday.
A recent U.S. regulatory review could force banks to scale back loans to energy companies whose revenues have been hit hard by falling oil prices, and could force more oil drillers into bankruptcy, analysts said.
ST. PAUL - In December 2011, Minnesota Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman and Community Action of Minneapolis CEO Bill Davis stood side-by-side at a press conference to plead for more federal money to help low-income people pay their heating bills.
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December 15, 2014
DALLAS - Voters approved a ban on hydraulic fracturing in the north Texas town of Denton on Tuesday, making it the first city in the Lone Star State to outlaw the oil and gas extraction technique behind the U.S. energy boom.
WASHINGTON - Senate Republicans will charge ahead early in 2015 with a bill to approve the long-stalled Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada, a move that would back President Barack Obama into a corner and set the tone for how the party taking control of Congress will govern the next two years.
BISMARCK – North Dakota voters emphatically rejected a ballot measure Tuesday that would have dedicated millions and potentially billions of dollars in oil tax revenue for conservation projects over the next 25 years.
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