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Case study: Environmental problems from N. Dakota evaporation pits linger

November 16, 2013 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — North Dakota long ago phased out the practice of storing saltwater from oil production in evaporation ponds, but the environmental effects still linger today and likely will for decades to come without remediation, according to a case st…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Recycling frac water: Companies, regulators move forward with new technology

November 15, 2013 in Uncategorized

Bakken operators may not be looking to reduce their fracking any time soon, but some are looking at ways to reuse and recycle water used in the process.
Regulators and energy companies are looking at ways to recycle hydraulic fracturing flowback and…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Recycling frac water: Companies, regulators move forward with new technology

November 15, 2013 in Uncategorized

Bakken operators may not be looking to reduce their fracking any time soon, but some are looking at ways to reuse and recycle water used in the process.
Regulators and energy companies are looking at ways to recycle hydraulic fracturing flowback and…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

EPA regulations shutter brick plants

November 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

HEBRON — For more than a century, the quiet town of Hebron has produced bricks that wind up in houses and commercial buildings nationwide. 
Now, the Hebron Brick Co. and its counterparts nationwide are sharing concerns over Environmental Prot…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Heitkamp seeks more input for ND on coal regulations

November 6, 2013 in Uncategorized

The Environmental Protection Agency has concluded a series of Clean Air Act listening sessions, but none came within several hundred miles of North Dakota, and the state’s junior senator is not pleased about it. 
On Tuesday, Sen. Heidi Heitka…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Heitkamp seeks more input for ND on coal regulations

November 6, 2013 in Uncategorized

The Environmental Protection Agency has concluded a series of Clean Air Act listening sessions, but none came within several hundred miles of North Dakota, and the state’s junior senator is not pleased about it. 
On Tuesday, Sen. Heidi Heitka…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

ND delegations upset with new EPA rules

September 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

The Environmental Protection Agency on Friday released a proposal for strict new regulations on carbon emissions from new U.S. power plants, causing some of North Dakota’s top politicians to fire back. Continue Reading

Railroad industry waiting for new regulations over tank cars

September 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK As oil industry representatives met here Tuesday to discuss the ever-changing industry, one thing was clear: There will be new regulations over shipping crude oil by train. Continue Reading

Sign regulations for Worthington

May 23, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON The city of Worthington reminds residents of its ordinance regarding prohibited signs. Continue Reading

Hoeven seeks permanent change to USDA school lunch regulation

March 5, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WASHINGTON A bipartisan group of senators is backing a bill that makes permanent a more relaxed set of U.S. Department of Agriculture nutrition guidelines for students’ breakfasts and lunches in the nation’s schools. Continue Reading