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As oil price falls, funds turn to pipelines and refineries

November 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

NEW YORK — As the prospect of a global glut of oil sends shares of once-booming U.S. energy companies lower, some fund managers see value in pipeline and refinery companies, whose fortunes are tied more to the volume of oil than to its price.
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U.S. energy venture says its refineries would produce export-ready fuel

June 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON – Quantum Energy, a U.S. energy venture, intends to build a network of “micro refineries” that would produce fuel fit for export, an executive said on Friday.

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U.S. energy venture says its refineries would produce export-ready fuel

June 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON – Quantum Energy, a U.S. energy venture, intends to build a network of “micro refineries” that would produce fuel fit for export, an executive said on Friday.

The Williston-based enterprise plans to build five “micro refineries” near ra…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hoeven backs public disclosure requirements for refineries

May 29, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Public disclosure requirements regarding planned maintenance shutdowns for fuel refineries could help protect consumers from gasoline price spikes, Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., said Wednesday. Continue Reading

N.D. crude oil supply moving more and more to coastal refineries

April 15, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

North Dakota’s steep increases in crude oil production is feeding refineries on America’s coasts. Transportation costs keep Bakken sweet crude prices well below the Texas benchmark price. Continue Reading

Bakken oil field should be further developed

March 10, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Within a decade, this oil field will produce approximately 3 million barrels of oil per day. Expansion and development of oil refining near and around existing refineries can provide huge benefits to the northern region. Continue Reading

Informational pickets end at Mandan oil refinery

February 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The United Steelworkers union and Shell Oil on Wednesday announced a tentative deal on a new three-year contract covering Shell refinery workers across the country. The deal will be used as a model for negotiations between union workers and Tesoro, which owns the Mandan refinery. Continue Reading

Tesoro refinery at Mandan to increase diesel production

December 8, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Tesoro’s decision is being lauded by U.S. Sen. John Hoeven and petroleum industry officials. North Dakota Petroleum Council President Ron Ness says it’s “fantastic news” for both diesel suppliers and consumers. Continue Reading

Three Affiliated Tribes seek finance proposals for N.D.’s 2nd oil refinery

November 1, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Tribal officials are seeking a proposal for up to $400 million to build the refinery in four stages. The tribes hope to retain full ownership but will consider partnerships or joint ventures.
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Mandan refinery investigates reports of bad gasoline

October 14, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Dozens of people have reported having trouble with their vehicles after filling up with gas in the neighboring cities of Bismarck and Mandan. Continue Reading