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Federal board orders fertilizer delivery plans

April 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

A federal regulatory agency on Tuesday ordered two major railroads to report their plans to ensure fertilizer shipments for spring planting.
The Surface Transportation Board is requiring BNSF Railway and Canadian Pacific Railway to present their pla…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Air Force to sign lease for UAS park in June, Hoeven says

April 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., announced Thursday that the U.S. Air Force expects to sign a final lease for an unmanned aircraft systems business park in early June.
Grand Forks County will rent 217 acres at Grand Forks Air Force Base for…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hoeven applauds DOE approval of LNG export application

March 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., on Monday applauded the Department of Energy’s approval of an application to export liquefied natural gas from the proposed Jordan Cove Energy Project terminal in Oregon.
“The Energy Department’s approval of this appl…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hoeven, Canadian ambassador Doer stress need for Keystone XL, energy independence: Hoeven says energy ‘juggernaut’ could help in situations like Ukraine’s

March 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Canada’s ambassador to the United States joined U.S. Sen. John Hoeven here Wednesday in making a renewed push for the Keystone XL pipeline that awaits President Barack Obama’s approval, promoting it as key to achieving energy indepen…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hoeven, Canadian ambassador Doer stress need for Keystone XL, energy independence: Hoeven says energy ‘juggernaut’ could help in situations like Ukraine’s

March 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Canada’s ambassador to the United States joined U.S. Sen. John Hoeven here Wednesday in making a renewed push for the Keystone XL pipeline that awaits President Barack Obama’s approval, promoting it as key to achieving energy indepen…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hoeven introduces federal legislation to reduce flaring

March 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON – Sen. John Hoeven and two senators from Wyoming introduced federal legislation Wednesday that aims to reduce natural gas flaring.

The Natural Gas Gathering Enhancement Act seeks to expedite the permitting of natural gas gathering lin…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hoeven introduces federal legislation to reduce flaring

March 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON – Sen. John Hoeven and two senators from Wyoming introduced federal legislation Wednesday that aims to reduce natural gas flaring.

The Natural Gas Gathering Enhancement Act seeks to expedite the permitting of natural gas gathering lin…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hoeven announces agreement for higher pay for USPS employees

February 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

Sen. John Hoeven’s office on Wednesday announced that the U.S. Postal Service has entered into a memorandum of understanding with the Rural Letter Carriers Association aimed at recruiting and retaining employees in the Bakken.

Effective May 17, …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hoeven announces agreement for higher pay for USPS employees

February 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

Sen. John Hoeven’s office on Wednesday announced that the U.S. Postal Service has entered into a memorandum of understanding with the Rural Letter Carriers Association aimed at recruiting and retaining employees in the Bakken.

Effective May 17, …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Republicans seek Keystone XL approval; foes vow to risk arrest

February 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — Dozens of Republican senators on Tuesday called on the White House to approve the Keystone XL pipeline as foes vowed to risk arrest at protests against the controversial project.

President Barack Obama will have the final say on whe…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com