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September 24, 2018
Oil Derrick
North Dakota 'just won the geology lottery.' Oil exec estimates the Bakken reserves hold 30 to 40 billion barrels of recoverable oil
September 24, 2018 - 6:25pm
August 30, 2018
Proposed N.D. Land Board rules could cause delays for energy, agriculture sectors
August 30, 2018 - 8:59pm
August 22, 2018
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
MHA Nation continues legal fight over oil wells near Lake Sakakawea
August 22, 2018 - 6:09pm
August 15, 2018
Minnesotans will get a $45 credit on a typical electric bill. But a North Dakota rebate is undecided.
August 15, 2018 - 6:16pm
July 24, 2018
Great River Energy employees, from left, Rich Garman, Skip Oberg and Wade Aanderud are company co-managers of the deconstruction of the Stanton Station plant, the first commercial lignite plant built in Coal Country and the first to go. Submitted by Great River Energy
Old lignite pioneer in North Dakota Coal Country being torn down
July 24, 2018 - 4:30pm
July 16, 2018
Enbridge will give Minnesota landowners more time to decide fate of old pipeline
July 16, 2018 - 9:48pm
June 9, 2018
Wind developer's payment to Ducks Unlimited raises questions
June 9, 2018 - 8:35pm
Greg Link, chief of the conservation and communication division of the North Dakota Game & Fish Department, testifies Wednesday to the Legislative interim Natural Resources Committee. (Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune)
Efforts to reduce wind energy impact to wildlife prompts controversy
June 9, 2018 - 8:34pm
May 20, 2018
The North Dakota Public Service Commission is requiring wind farms such as this one in Morton County to upgrade to light-mitigating technology, but the Federal Aviation Administration has not yet approved the technology. MIKE McCleary, Bismarck Tribune
Lighting change required for wind farms
May 20, 2018 - 5:46pm
May 15, 2018
Lynn Helms, director of the NortH Dakota Department of Mineral Resources, said natural gas production hit a record in March even as oil production dropped about 1 percent. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
May 15, 2018 - 7:54pm
April 17, 2018
Justin Kringstad, right, director of the North Dakota Pipeline Authority, presents his findings on natural gas flaring to members of the North Dakota Industrial Commission at the state Capitol in Bismarck on Tuesday. To the left is Lynn Helms, director of Mineral Resources for the state. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
April 17, 2018 - 6:05pm
April 4, 2018
Teresia McGinnis , a representative from XTO Energy, answers questions from Bruce Hicks, assistant director of the North Dakota Oil and Gas Division, during a public hearing on Wednesday, April 4, in Bismarck for a proposed oil drilling unit near Lake Sakakawea. (Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune)
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
April 4, 2018 - 7:14pm
State makes recommendations on federal carbon regulations
April 4, 2018 - 6:12pm
April 3, 2018
A ruptured pipeline caused when a hillside slumped spilled 12,600 barrels of oil into a creek in Billings County near Belfield, N.D., in December 2016. Special to The Forum / North Dakota Department of Health
80 percent of ND oil spills wouldn't have been reported under new law
April 3, 2018 - 8:56pm
April 2, 2018
Ryan Pederson, a Rolette, N.D., farmer who serves on the North Dakota Soybean Growers Association board and the governing board of the National Biodiesel Board, is concerned about the future of the Renewable Fuels Standard. (North Dakota Soybean Growers Association photo)
Biodiesel industry urges support for Renewable Fuel Standards
April 2, 2018 - 6:11am