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Federal geologists to reevaluate North Dakota oil potential

Federal geologists agreed Monday to reevaluate the amount of recoverable crude oil in North Dakota, U.S. Senator John Hoeven said.  

Drilling rig count rises to kick off December

West Texas' Permian Basin now accounts for 400 rigs, which is more than half of all the nation's oil rigs. The next most active area is Oklahoma's Cana-Woodford shale with 73 rigs...  

Interior delays Obama-era regulation on methane emissions

The BLM rule comes as the oil and natural gas industry announced a voluntary partnership to reduce methane emissions at drilling sites nationwide.  

Natural Gas, Oil Industry Launch Environmental Partnership to Accelerate Reductions in Methane, VOCs

"This groundbreaking partnership further demonstrates the industry's leadership and commitment to responsibly developing America's energy resources while reducing emissions"  

Oil rules requiring more transparency for royalty statements move forward

North Dakota oil operators will be required to provide more details to mineral owners about deductions taken from their royalty checks under new rules approved unanimously Monday by the North Dakota Industrial Commission.  

Oil rules requiring more transparency for royalty statements move forward

North Dakota oil operators will be required to provide more details to mineral owners about deductions taken from their royalty checks under new rules approved unanimously Monday by the North Dakota Industrial Commission.  

EPA to hold biofuels quota steady in 2018

The rule will require refiners to mix 19.29 billion gallons of renewable fuels into the gasoline supply in 2018.  

Natural Gas Looks Forward To The Winter Season And Drops

huge discoveries in the Marcellus and Utica shale regions of the US and warm temperatures during the winter of 2015/2016 caused the price to fall to the lowest level since 1998 at $1.6110 per MMBtu.