Energy infrastructure investors should have factual information

With environmental groups urging financial institutions to divest in the Dakota Access Pipeline and other energy infrastructure projects, New York-based Miller/Howard Investments is urging potential investors to first get the facts.
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ND Gov. Burgum plans for balanced budget with no tax increases

North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum on Tuesday outlined his plans to balance the budget and fund priorities without raising taxes. He also called on Dakota Access Pipeline protesters to leave their camp so it can be cleaned up before spring flooding.
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Halliburton releases new drill bit tech proven in Williston Basin

Halliburton has released a new drill bit technology proven in the field by a major Williston Basin operator. The trademarked Cruzer bit, features rolling diamond pieces on the face of the bit which increase the rate of penetration in the formation.
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McKenzie County producer Abraxas sells Powder River Basin assets

Bakken-linked operator Abraxas Petroleum has sold $11.1 million of its Powder River Basin assets. The San Antonio-based exploration and production firm that has multiple well locations in the Bakken, will use the proceeds to reduce debt in 2017.
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Dallas survey shows Texas oil industry set for expansion in 2017

New data from the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas indicates the Texas oil and gas industry is set for expansion in 2017. In its quarterly survey of oil and gas professionals, the most important metric used rose from 26.7 to 40.1.
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ND reaches all-time population high despite down year

Despite a slowdown in population growth compared to the previous year, North Dakota has reached an all-time high of 757,952 residents, an increase of 1,117 residents.
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Industry Events

NAPE Summit

February 15-17, 2017
George R. Brown Convention Center
Houston, Texas

2017 Williston Basin Petroleum Conference

May 2-4, 2017
Evraz Place
Regina, Saskatchewan

The Bakken Conference & Expo

July 17-19, 2017
Bismarck Event Center
Bismarck, North Dakota

Summer NAPE

August 16-17, 2017
George R. Brown Convention Center
Houston, Texas

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