ND population reaches all-time high

North Dakota's population has reached an all-time high of 739,482 residents, an increase of roughly 15,600 from last year's count, largely due to the increased activity in western North Dakota.
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IHS releases report on crude-by-rail transportation

IHS recently compiled a report regarding crude by rail in both the Unites States and Canada, as part of a series from the IHS Canadian Oil Sands Energy Dialogue. Read the summary here.
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Until oil prices recover, American Eagle suspends 2015 plans

American Eagle Energy may be situated in a Divide County, North Dakota, sweetspot, but the Denver-based exploration and production company has chosen to suspend its 2015 drilling schedule due to low crude prices.
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Continental's 2015 Bakken plans: $1.5 billion

Although Continental Resources, one of the Bakken's most prolific producers, has reduced its 2015 budget for all of its U.S.-based plays, the Oklahoma-based exploration and production firm still intends to spend roughly $1.5 billion in the Bakken.
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Alberta Clipper pipeline part of Enbridge Energy restructuring

Enbridge announced that an agreement has been reached on the terms of dropping down the partnership of the remaining 66.7 percent interest in the United States segment of the Alberta Clipper pipeline slated to close in 2015 for $1 billion.
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ND state treasurer adds transparency to state funds

North Dakota State Treasurer Kelly Schmidt recently launched a website that brings transparency to the state's operating fund and other government fund balances.
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