May 23, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK An energy company has received approval to start construction of a new natural gas processing plant in northwestern North Dakota. Continue Reading
May 21, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Natural gas alone will not bend the carbon curve fast enough. Moreover, additional leaks from pipelines, gas wells, etc. would be problematic since methane is 25 times more potent a greenhouse gas than carbon dioxide.
May 16, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO Xcel Energy is proposing two new natural gas-fired power plants 70 miles south of here to meet electricity needs at times of peak demand.
If approved by regulators, the two units, each capable of generating up to 215 megawatts of electricity, would be built near Hankinson and go into service in 2018 and 2019. Continue Reading
May 9, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
GRAND FORKS – The selection of 320 acres northwest of town as the site of a proposed $1.5 billion fertilizer production plant came down to plentiful land and water, said developers, announcing the project Thursday. Continue Reading
May 8, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
GRAND FORKS North Dakota corn growers are planning a $1 billion nitrogen fertilizer manufacturing plant to be built near Grand Forks in rural Grand Forks County. Continue Reading
April 26, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
Whether glancing at satellite images from space or taking a leisurely nighttime drive from Dickinson to Williston, it’s clear that flaring is a big part of the Bakken oil play. Continue Reading