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North Dakota Oil Production Nears 1 Million Barrels per Day

Numerous websites are reporting the great news that daily oil production in the Bakken shale play in North Dakota is nearing 1 million barrels. Here is an excerpt and chart from Mark Perry: ‘Oil drillers in North Dakota oil pumped … Continue reading

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The Ongoing Shale Oil Revolution

Mark Perry has provided a summary of the astonishing surge in oil production from shale formations in the US. In “Energy fact of the day: Within months, the US will have three oil fields producing more than 1 million barrels … Continue reading

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Waste to Profits: Converting Bakken Flare Gas into Liquid Fuel

In the vast shale play of the Bakken formation, based mainly in North Dakota, the high price of oil and the glut of natural gas have made the former far more financially rewarding. Additionally, oil can be stored easily while … Continue reading

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