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NDPC forms flaring task force

October 16, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

A North Dakota Petroleum Council task force on flaring has met 11 times since forming last month, spokeswoman Tessa Sandstrom said Wednesday. Continue Reading

ND Petroleum Council opposes conservation fund

September 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK The North Dakota Petroleum Council formally opposes a proposed constitutional amendment that if approved would set aside 5 percent of the state’s oil extraction taxes to fund tens of millions of dollars in water, wildlife and parks projects. Continue Reading

Oil industry on display on Alerus Center floor

September 17, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS Booths lined Grand Forks’ Alerus Center arena floor Tuesday, with tables covered in pens, coffee mugs and hats marked with companies’ logos. But perhaps the most prized commodities of all during the North Dakota Petroleum Council’s annual meeting were business cards. Continue Reading

ND mineral resources director says Bakken in for some ‘turbulence’

September 17, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS North Dakota is projected to ultimately produce just under 1.6 million barrels of oil per day, but risk factors could threaten that production, the state’s top oil and gas regulator said Tuesday. Continue Reading

Petroleum Council opposes conservation groups’ proposed fund

September 13, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO The president of the North Dakota Petroleum Council said its members will likely vote next week to oppose a proposed constitutional amendment that if approved would set aside 5 percent of the state’s oil extraction taxes to fund tens of millions of dollars in water, wildlife and parks projects. Continue Reading

Official: Federal one-size-fits-all rules don’t fit North Dakota energy development

September 20, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

MEDORA North Dakota’s top oil and gas regulator took aim at federal agencies Thursday for unnecessarily interfering with the state’s energy development. Continue Reading

Oil, outdoors groups praise cooperation at Petroleum Council’s annual meeting in Medora

September 19, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

MEDORA A wildlife conservationist and an oil company representative shared a stage here Wednesday during the North Dakota Petroleum Council’s annual meeting. Continue Reading

Oil, outdoors groups praise cooperation

September 19, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

A wildlife conservationist and an oil company representative shared a stage here Wednesday during the North Dakota Petroleum Council’s annual meeting. Continue Reading

Petroleum conference draws global interest

May 22, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK Tuesday was supposed to be a warm-up day for the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference. But by late afternoon, the total number of registrations passed 3,861 people and are expected to easily surpass 4,000 today and Thursday. Continue Reading