Algeria attack could boost Norwegian stake in ND’s Bakken

January 23, 2013 at 6:00 pm in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS Last week’s terrorist attack on an Algerian oil facility could divert Norwegian oil giant Statoil to increased oil production in safer regions, including North Dakota’s Bakken and Three Forks formations, where the two-thirds government owned Statoil already has made a heavy investment. Continue Reading