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Peregrine Petroleum Investing in ND Gas and Oil Projects

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DALLAS and HOUSTON, Aug. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Texas-based Peregrine Petroleum is continuing the company’s oil and gas exploration and development activities in the Bakken and Three Forks Shale in North Dakota’s Williston Basin region following last year’s acquisition of 3,210 acres of producing leases from Colorado-based Ranch Oil Company. Peregrine recently filed drilling spacing unit applications in the Pierre Creek ...

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Infocast’s 4th Annual Bakken Infrastructure Finance & Development Summit 2013

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BISMARCK, ND–(Marketwired – Aug 21, 2013) – Exciting new production techniques have turned the Bakken Shale play into an energy success story, where crude production surged from 274,000 barrels per day in January 2011 to 673,000 in January 2013. Pipelines are full to capacity as they transport Bakken crude to refineries across the country. Crude-by-rail traffic has gone through the ...

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A week in Oil Boom Country

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WESTERN NORTH DAKOTA—I had zero cell-phone service when I landed in Bismarck. I know this state is mostly rural, but how was I supposed to know Sprint doesn’t operate here? Two hours, $183, and one new cheap smartphone later (thanks, Radio Shack!), I was on the road for an almost four-hour drive to Williston, the heart of America’s oil boom. ...

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Nuverra developing site in Bakken to Recycle fracking water

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WATFORD CITY, N.D. – The technology is now available to allow oil companies to recycle water used for hydraulic fracturing in North Dakota, industry representatives said Tuesday. But implementing that technology in the Bakken will take time as operators adjust to the new methods and regulators respond with new permitting rules. Oil service companies Halliburton and Nuverra Environmental Services held ...

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Retired Military find peace in the Bakken

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DICKINSON, N.D. — A fifth generation Nevadan, Larry Cunningham has always had a special place in his heart for the American West. “There’s an essence about the West,” Cunningham said. “The country, the beauty, the people. I’ve lived all over the United States, but there’s something special about the West.” Like so many others, Cunningham came to western North Dakota ...

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