North Dakota’s Latest Fracking Problem

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The North Dakota Industrial Commission on Tuesday is expected to release plans to limit flaring at existing wells. Shown, excess natural gas is burned off at a Bakken Shale site. Minneapolis Star Tribune/Zuma Press WATFORD CITY, N.D.—For cattle rancher Vawnita Best, the struggle by North Dakota regulators to keep up with the oil boom strikes close to home: […]

Oil Flat Despite US, China Factory Strength

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The price of oil held steady Tuesday despite signs that manufacturing activity grew in the U.S. and China, the world’s two biggest oil consumers. Benchmark U.S. crude for August delivery fell 3 cents to close at $105.34 a barrel in New York. It is the fourth day in a row of declines and the sixth […]

100 Billion Clues That Small Business Lending Has Turned A Corner

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If you pay any attention to the industry press, it sure looks that way. The recent commitment by Wells Fargo Bank to lend $100 billion (and yes, that’s with a ‘B’) to small businesses in the United States by 2018 is a bold move for one of the biggest traditional lenders. It would appear that there are […]

Shale Boom Lures Developer for $500 Million North Dakota Project

Posted in: Labor News, Oilfield Business Financing, Oilfield News- May 20, 2014 No Comments

A Swiss developer is planning to build a $500 million real estate project in Williston, North Dakota, where a surging energy industry is leading to a population boom and rising property demand. The two principals of developer Stropiq Inc. are at the International Council of Shopping Centers conference in Las Vegas this week trying to […]

Bill would ban treating waste from fracking

Posted in: frac, fracking, Labor News- May 13, 2014 No Comments

The state Senate overwhelmingly passed a bill Monday designed to ban the treatment and disposal of waste generated by hydraulic fracturing – a bill very similar to one that Governor Christie had vetoed in 2012. Environmentalists say this time the politics around fracking has changed and they are hopeful they would have enough votes to […]

WATCH: Anti-Fracking Protesters Interrupt Pennsylvania Democratic Governor’s Debate at Drexel

Posted in: frac, fracking, Labor News, Oilfield Business Financing, Oilfield News- May 13, 2014 No Comments

About halfway into last night’s Pennsylvania Democratic gubernatorial primary debate at Drexel University, a protester jumped on stage to criticize the four candidates — Rob McCord, Kathleen McGinty, Allyson Schwartz, and Tom Wolf — for failing to support a moratorium on fracking, the controversial mining technique.   The protester was Liz Arnold, who has been working with Pennsylvania Voters Against […]

Coast Guard aims to reopen channel after Texas oil spill

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GALVESTON, Texas —— As workers in bright yellow suits picked quarter-sized “tar balls” out of the sand along Galveston Bay on Monday, strong incoming tides kept washing more ashore. Elsewhere, crews lined up miles of oil booms to keep oil away from the shoreline and bird habitats, two days after a collision in the Houston […]

5 things to know about the Texas oil spill

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TEXAS CITY, Texas (AP) — WHAT HAPPENED? The Coast Guard says a barge carrying about 900,000 gallons of heavy oil collided with a ship Saturday in the Houston Ship Channel, spilling as much as 168,000 gallons into one of the world’s busiest waterways. Oil has been detected 12 miles offshore in the Gulf of Mexico. […]

Whiting’s production skyrocketing with new Bakken frack design

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Whiting Petroleum Corp. has proven a new completion design for the Williston Basin. “This is an exciting time for Whiting and our shareholders,” said James Volker, Whiting’s chairman and CEO. During the company’s third-quarter investors call, Volker explained that the Denver-based exploration and production firm has found great success using a cemented liner, plug and […]

Williston getting limited-membership business club

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WILLISTON, N.D. — The North Dakota town of Williston is getting a limited-membership social and business club featuring a bar and restaurant. Co-owner Joel Lundeen said The Bakken Club will be a place where “like-minded individuals can further business relations.” The former Williston Boutique Hotel site will provide a relaxed setting for colleagues and families […]