Expansion projects improve Bakken takeaway capacity

By Lisa Fattori As Bakken oil production reaches one million barrels per day (bpd), sufficient takeaway capacity and access to preferred markets continues to be a priority among shippers. Expanded crude-by-rail services, combined with new pipeline infrastructure, are together working to meet the current demand and will ramp-up to accommodate…

OriginOil announces CLEAN-FRAC for complete frack water treatment

OriginOil Inc.(OTC/QB: OOIL), developer of Electro Water Separation™ (EWS), the high-speed, chemical-free process to clean up large quantities of water, announced plans today to launch a product line that can treat frack water from end to end. This product, CLEAN-FRAC™, is based on OriginOil’s P1000 platform, which is designed to process 1000…

OriginOil to pursue growth through acquisitions of service companies in oil and gas industry

OriginOil Inc. (OTC/QB: OOIL), developer of Electro Water Separation™ (EWS), the high-speed, chemical-free process to clean up large quantities of water announced today that it intends to pursue growth through acquisition of one or more service companies with proven ability to treat frac flowback and produced water in the oil and…

Industry proposes solutions to reduce flaring

By Dan Larson Responding to growing public and political pressure, the oil and gas industry presented the state of North Dakota with a proposal that would reduce flaring of associated gas to 10 percent of production within six years. by

Educating the public on oil and natural gas practices

By Kathleen Sgamma, vice-president of Government and Public Affairs, Western Energy Alliance While the oil and natural gas industry provides abundant, affordable, clean energy with the associated job creation and economic prosperity, it has been proven that our good work can be threatened if the public does not believe we…

The top 50 most powerful women in oil and gas announced by the National Diversity Council

The 2014 Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Oil and Gas features the highest-ranking female executive leadership in America’s corporations. The National Diversity Council announces the 2014 Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Oil and Gas, a definitive list of female executives, influencers and achievers impacting the oil and gas…