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January 18, 2018
About 230 miles worth of green metal pipe, stored by TransCanada for its stalled Keystone XL pipeline, gathers snow, dust and tumbleweeds in a laydown yard where it's been stored near Gascoyne since 2011. Lauren Donovan / Bismarck Tribune
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
January 18, 2018 - 11:32am
A drilling rig stands next to a flare at night in the oil fields surrounding Midland, Texas, on Nov. 7, 2017. Bloombeg photo by Luke Sharrett.
Oil's sustained rise giving oilfield servicers time to prosper
January 18, 2018 - 10:35am
January 10, 2018
Magnetation startup could come this summer
January 10, 2018 - 6:58pm
January 5, 2018
A tax on oil companies was used to clean up oil spills. That tax just expired.
January 5, 2018 - 8:05am
December 29, 2017
A billboard on Highway 2 just west of Grand Rapids sponsored by Honor the Earth is critical of Enbridge Line 3 project. Bob King / Forum News Service
Grand Rapids serves as ground zero for Enbridge Line 3
December 29, 2017 - 7:37am
December 20, 2017
PolyMet financial assurance doesn't cover catastrophe
December 20, 2017 - 6:00pm
December 16, 2017
Wind turbines can be seen Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, southwest of Rolla, N.D.Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
Pelican Lake wind turbine canceled by power co-op
December 16, 2017 - 9:05am
December 8, 2017
The Cliffs Natural Resources mine in Hibbing, Minn. Cliffs Natural Resources mines taconite and produces iron ore pellets. Amanda Hansmeyer /  Forum News Service
Northeastern Minnesota iron ore pellet production on the increase
December 8, 2017 - 10:48am
November 21, 2017
Comments on controversial oil pipeline due Wednesday; decision expected in spring
November 21, 2017 - 5:40pm
November 20, 2017
 The Syncrude oil sands plant near Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada, Aug. 28, 2015. The Keystone XL pipeline, which will carry oil from Canadian oil sands fields to the Gulf of Mexico, has long been at the center of a struggle pitting environmentalists against advocates of energy independence and economic growth. Copyright 2017 New York Times
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
November 20, 2017 - 11:22am