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TC Energy Donates $7,500 to Planting for the Future

TC Energy donated $7,500 to the North Dakota Petroleum Foundation’s Planting for the Future program. This program is committed to working with industry, wildlife groups, and private landowners to create large-scale tree and shrub plantings on private land that will...

North Dakota Petroleum Foundation Announces 2021 Scholarship Recipients

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEBismarck, N.D. – The North Dakota Petroleum Foundation (NDPF) today announced its 2021 Al Golden Scholars. NDPF awarded scholarships to nine outstanding students who are pursuing post-secondary education in geology, engineering, processing plant...

Bakken Classic Fishing Derby Raises $16,500 for Conservation

Josh Swan, Ryan King, Bob McKeehenRyan Schmaltz, Steve Schmaltz, Shane Cardinal12.3Josh Swan, Ryan King, Bob McKeehenNWThe North Dakota Petroleum Council hosted its 7th Annual Bakken Classic Fishing Derby, raising more than $16,000 for habitat and wildlife projects....

ConocoPhillips Announces More Than $270,000 in Grants to Local Organizations in North Dakota and Montana, and More Than $900,000 in Grants to National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Programs

DICKINSON, N.D. – ConocoPhillips today announced the presentation of more than $270,000 in charitable grants to 19 organizations in North Dakota and Montana. Each year, ConocoPhillips invests in local communities through charitable giving, employee volunteering and...

North Dakota State Fair Foundation Announces Hess Corporation Scholarship Winners

Minot, ND – Eight North Dakota 4-H and FFA high school seniors have been selected to receive a combined total of $40,000 in scholarships from Hess Corporation awarded through the North Dakota State Fair (NDSF) Foundation.  All awardees are pursuing secondary education...

Studies highlight impact of oil and gas industry on North Dakota’s economy, counties

Via the North Dakota Governor's Office: BISMARCK, N.D. – The oil and natural gas industry in North Dakota accounted for more than $40 billion in gross business volume, nearly 60,000 jobs and over $3.8 billion in state and local tax revenues in 2019, according to one...

Oil and Natural Gas Tax Revenue Study

From fiscal years 2008 to 2020, tax revenues from the oil and gas industry in North Dakota totaled nearly $22 billion, according to a study conducted for the Western Dakota Energy Association and North Dakota Petroleum Council. Those revenues supported $8.2 billion...

The Economic Impact of Oil and Natural Gas in North Dakota

The oil and natural gas industry in North Dakota accounted for more than $40 billion in gross business volume, nearly 60,000 jobs and over $3.8 billion in state and local tax revenues in 2019, according to a study conducted by North Dakota State University Department...

Marathon Oil’s 2020 Social Investments Support First Responders and COVID-19 Response in North Dakota

Since Marathon Oil began operating in the Bakken in 2006, they’ve had a longstanding tradition of giving back to the communities where they live and work, and 2020 was no different. Despite a year of uncertainty, Marathon Oil has remained committed to building...

WPX Energy Spreads Christmas Cheer

WPX Energy is celebrating the season of giving by donating $50,000 to the United Way of Dickinson to support needs in Stark, Dunn and Billings counties. WPX has offices in Killdeer and New Town where the company employs 83 people. WPX has been developing oil wells in...

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Bakken Classic Fishing Derby Raises $16,500 for Conservation

Bakken Classic Fishing Derby Raises $16,500 for Conservation

Josh Swan, Ryan King, Bob McKeehenRyan Schmaltz, Steve Schmaltz, Shane Cardinal12.3Josh Swan, Ryan King, Bob McKeehenNWThe North Dakota Petroleum Council hosted its 7th Annual Bakken Classic Fishing Derby, raising more than $16,000 for habitat and wildlife projects....

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