Statewide rig count at low number

May 2, 2016 BISMARCK – The statewide rig count was down 87 percent from the high, said Lynn Helms, director of the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources, in the April report of the oil and gas industry. more »»

 
 
 

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Statewide rig count at low number

May 2, 2016 BISMARCK – The statewide rig count was down 87 percent from the high, said Lynn Helms, director of the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources, in the April report of the oil and gas industry. more »»

Rise and decline

May 2, 2016 What’s going on with the oil industry? “Obviously, the math just does not work at $30 oil for that rock,” said Ron Ness, president of the North Dakota Petroleum Council based in Bismarck, referring... more »»

Ups and downs

May 2, 2016 Even during the months of low oil prices, North Dakota is pumping out more than a million barrels of oil a day. more »»

Widening, improving

May 2, 2016 The explosive growth in northwest North Dakota during the past few years also resulted in an increase in traffic on the state’s roadways. more »»

Flared gas down to 11 percent

May 2, 2016 BISMARCK – The percentage of gas flared in the North Dakota oil field was down to 11 percent as of mid-April, said Lynn Helms, director of the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources, in the... more »»