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October 13, 2018
Lynn Helms, director of the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources, is seen in this Forum News Service file photo.
North Dakota oil production sets more records, but limited by gas capture
October 13, 2018 - 7:40am
October 11, 2018
Oasis completes new gas processing plant in northwest ND
October 11, 2018 - 8:27pm
The Great River Energy Stanton Station is seen in this file photo. Bismarck Tribune
Coal-fired power plant demolished in central ND
October 11, 2018 - 5:19pm
October 10, 2018
Wind turbines abut a traditional farm July 7, 2014, south of Wilton, N.D. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Large wind farm planned south of Bismarck
October 10, 2018 - 5:03pm
ND Xcel customers in line for refunds due to federal tax cuts
October 10, 2018 - 4:01pm
October 2, 2018
Chris Clark, president of Xcel Energy in Minnesota, Iowa and the Dakotas, addresses a crowd of area government and business representatives at a community breakfast Oct. 2, at Treasure Island Resort & Casino. Michael Brun / Forum News Service
Nuclear, wind energy a growing part of energy mix, Xcel says
October 2, 2018 - 4:38pm
September 28, 2018
An oil well is pictured along the shoreline of Lake Sakakawea in Williams County, N.D., on Wednesday, April 11, 2017. Amy Dalrymple / Forum News Service
Oil drilling unit near Lake Sakakawea to move forward
September 28, 2018 - 7:15pm
September 27, 2018
New natural gas processing plant announced for Bakken
September 27, 2018 - 7:23pm
September 26, 2018
An oil pumpjack operates in Azerbaijan.  Bloomberg photo by Taylor Weidman.
Strategic Petroleum Reserve could be next Trump weapon on oil prices
September 26, 2018 - 10:54am
September 24, 2018
An oil well pumps at sunrise in western North Dakota's Bakken Formation. Forum News Service file photo.
Bakken reserves hold 30 to 40 billion barrels of recoverable oil, industry executive says
September 24, 2018 - 7:23pm
A drilling rig operates in April at a Slawson Exploration well pad near Lake Sakakawea on the Fort Berthold Reservation. Drilling is now complete with hydraulic fracturing expected to begin in October. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Oil company proposes new wells near Lake Sakakawea
September 24, 2018 - 6:04pm
September 16, 2018
Lynn Helms, director of the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources, is optimistic about the potential for produced natural gas to be stored in underground geologic formations. The North Dakota Industrial Commission approved funding for the Energy & Environmental Research Center to study the issue. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
ND researchers to study underground storage of natural gas
September 16, 2018 - 6:36pm
September 14, 2018
Justin Kringstad, far left, director of the North Dakota Pipeline Authority, talks during a power point presentation on current and possible future oil production in the Three Forks and Bakken oil formations and other oil related production in western part of the state during a North Dakota Industrial Commission meeting held at the state Capitol on Friday, Sept. 14, in Bismarck. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
North Dakota oil, gas production returns to record levels
September 14, 2018 - 6:42pm
September 12, 2018
Proposed natural gas pipeline would cross Missouri River
September 12, 2018 - 5:59pm
A truck travels in the Oil Patch in Dunn County, N.D., this spring. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
North Dakota oil industry takes pride in US hitting oil production milestone
September 12, 2018 - 5:46pm