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Rig count up 8, all natural gas

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The Baker Hughes Rotary Rig Count from last Friday showed an overall increase of 8 rigs drilling, but no new rigs are exploring for oil. All eight rigs are looking for natural gas, in contrast to last week’s report that showed nine new rigs were exploring for oil. Baker Hughes reported a new total of 915, up from 907 total the ...

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UND’s EERC wins Open Innovation Challenge award

The Energy and Environmental Research Center (EERC) at the University of North Dakota was named one of the five winners of the inaugural Open Innovation Challenge sponsored by the Sustainability Collaboration between Statoil and GE Oil and Gas. The challenge focused on the use of sand in unconventional oil and gas operations, and the EERC was recognized for its development ...

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