Tag Archives: Bakken

Busting media myths on fracking

By Michael Sandoval Sensationalism. There is, perhaps, no more apt a way to describe the media’s treatment of the fracking industry. From headlines of articles to the manner in which the media portrays the evidence contained in them, the myths of a destructive extraction process are presented to an audience…

Energy Transfer announces open season for Bakken/Three Forks transportation service to multiple markets

Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (NYSE: ETP) today announced the launch of a binding open season to assess interest in committed service under local and joint tariffs for crude oil pipeline transportation from multiple points of receipt in North Dakota to various Midwest and Gulf Coast refineries and terminals, including Sunoco Logistics…

Miller Architects & Builders construct hotels in Bakken area to accommodate oil industry workers

By Gloria Taylor Oil production in the Bakken formation is booming and even greater production is being forecast for the years ahead. In April of this year, the U.S. Geological Survey stated that expected ultimate recovery could reach an unprecedented 7.4 billion barrels of oil. by

Opening keynote speaker named for DUG Bakken and Niobrara conference

Harold Hamm, chairman and CEO of Continental Resources, will deliver the opening keynote address for Hart Energy’s DUG Bakken and Niobrara conference and exhibition set for April 2-4, 2014.  The event comes one month earlier this year and once again will take place at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver,…

Emerald Oil provides operations update and 2013 fourth quarter average and exit rate production

Emerald Oil, Inc. (NYSE MKT: EOX)(“Emerald” or the “Company”) provided an interim operations update on January 23, 2014 on recent drilling and completion activities along with its 2013 fourth quarter and year end production rates. by

Hess Corporation Announces 2014 Capital and Exploratory Budget

Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) announced today a 2014 Exploration and Production capital and exploratory budget of $5.8 billion. Of this, $2.85 billion (49 percent) is dedicated to unconventional shale resources, with $1.475 billion (25 percent) for production, $925 million (16 percent) for developments and $550 million (10 percent) for exploration. by