Energy News

‘Boom time’ for US oil, gas producers


Oil prices have skyrocketed since the end of 2016, reaching a 3 1/2-year high this week and natural gas prices are at a 3-year high. One of... continue reading

EIA Predicts More Electricity Use This Summer Compared to Last Year


Americans will use more electricity this summer than last, and pay more, according to federal energy officials. In its annual Summer Fuels... continue reading

Rural Water Assists North Dakota Utility After Tank Freezes


HANNAFORD, N. D. – When ice blocked the intake of the Hannaford water tower, the pumps cycled erratically, pressure spiked in the distribution... continue reading

Killdeer gas plant expansion approved


Expansion of the Oneok Bear Creek natural gas processing plant north of Killdeer, a project that aims to reduce natural gas flaring, was approved... continue reading

Job crunch getting worse in Oil Patch


The jobs crunch for Oil Patch communities is intensifying, and employers are struggling to find trainable people to fill job openings, much... continue reading

ND regulators approve pipeline upgrade, new gas plant


BISMARCK—Two major oil and gas projects approved Wednesday by the North Dakota Public Service Commission aim to improve pipeline safety,... continue reading

Steffes to expand Dickinson manufacturing facility


Steffes, one of Dickinson's largest employers, will be expanding its manufacturing facility located four miles north of Dickinson on North Dakota... continue reading

ND oil pioneer remembered for his generosity


BISMARCK—A Bismarck philanthropist and North Dakota oil pioneer was remembered Friday for his generous support of the community. Frank... continue reading

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