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In North Dakota, it could become legal to hit a protester with your car

Published: 
Fri, 02/03/2017 (All day)

For months, opponents of the proposed $3.8-billion Dakota Access pipeline waged protests. 

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North Dakota’s Oil Spill Record: 85 Pipeline Accidents in 20 Years

Published: 
Wed, 12/14/2016 (All day)

Environmentalists who oppose the controversial Dakota Access pipeline have a message for the United States Army Corps of Engineers and the incoming Trump administration: When it comes to pumping oil across North Dakota, past is prologue, and that’s bad news for human health and the environment.

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Industry in North Dakota to Cut Flared Natural Gas

Published: 
Sat, 02/01/2014 - 4:22pm
Category: 
Energy

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 effort to capture almost all the natural gas that is being flared in the Bakken shale oil field by the end of the decade.