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Biofuels industry 'unraveling'

Policy setbacks in Washington, D.C., have caused uncertainty in the biofuels industry that has halted growth, idled some plants and may be the springboard for ...

Shenango Inc. Neville Island coke plant agrees to pay $300K fine, upgrade air pollution controls

Officials: Cache of illegal oil field waste found

Officials in North Dakota are reporting what may be the state's biggest incident of illegal dumping of radioactive oil filter socks, the nets that strain ...

Koch abandons Bakken oil pipeline

Koch Pipeline Co LP has abandoned plans to build a 250,000 barrels-per-day pipeline to move North Dakota Bakken crude to Illinois, a spokesman confirmed on ...

Industry in North Dakota to Cut Flared Natural Gas

Faced with growing criticism and lawsuits, an oil industry task force representing hundreds of companies in North Dakota pledged on Wednesday to make an all-out ...

State of the Union Address reaction:

Senator Heidi Heitkamp says she was glad that the President talked about the need to do more for our veterans, but she wishes he would ...

Heitkamp highlights need for ND to limit flaring

Sen. Heidi Heitkamp emphasized the importance of continued investment to capture North Dakota's natural gas during a tour Friday of a gas processing facility near ...

PSC symposium to review proposed EPA rule on carbon emissions

Federal and electric utility officials will gather at the state Capitol building next week to discuss how proposed regulation on carbon emissions could affect North ...