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Canada's Largest Refinery Shifts from Bakken Shale Oil to Brent Crudes - Wall Street Journal
Wall Street JournalCanada's Largest Refinery Shifts from Bakken Shale Oil to Brent CrudesWall Street JournalThe operator of Canada's largest crude oil refinery, Irving Oil Ltd., said it has stopped importing Bakken Shale oil from the U.S. in favor of cheaper crudes from such producers as Saudi Arabia, reflecting a shift in crude costs affecting East Coast ...and more »

Oil is falling, but Eagle Ford, Bakken output on the rise - Chron.com (blog)
Chron.com (blog)Oil is falling, but Eagle Ford, Bakken output on the riseChron.com (blog)“Substantial cost savings protocols alongside reduced drill times have kept internal rates of return (IRR) in the Bakken shale formation among the best in the country,” explained Yahya. “Current rates of return in the Bakken shale formation are around ...Bakken, Eagle Ford output continues rise despite pricesBakken.com (press release)all 5 news articles »

Shale Oil Production in Bakken, Eagle Ford Grew Marginally in July: Platts ... - PR Newswire (press release)
Shale Oil Production in Bakken, Eagle Ford Grew Marginally in July: Platts ...PR Newswire (press release)DENVER and HOUSTON, Aug. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Oil production from key shale formations in North Dakota and Texas increased slightly in July from June, according to Bentek Energy, an analytics and forecasting unit of Platts. Platts is a leading ...Oil production grows in Bakken and Eagle FordOil & Gas Financial Journalall 8 news articles »

Bakken outperforms for Marathon - UPI.com
UPI.comBakken outperforms for MarathonUPI.comIn North Dakota, the company said it averaged 61,000 boe per day from the Bakken shale basin, a 22 percent increase from second quarter 2014 and a 7 percent gain from the previous quarter. Marathon attributed the gain to improved efficiency in its ...Why oil prices could stay lower for longerCNBCMore With Less: Marathon U.S. Plays Profitable With Cheap Oil, CEO SaysNatural Gas IntelligenceMarathon Oil production increases in the BakkenEagleFordTexas.com (press release)all 90 news articles »

Oil bulls are subject to a hard fact, which is that US shale is a stubborn bear - Quartz
Oil bulls are subject to a hard fact, which is that US shale is a stubborn bearQuartzTheir chart above shows that in the coming months, we will see a flattening of the drop in production in recent months from the Bakken shale, in North Dakota. And by next summer, Bakken production will rise again, according to Woodmac's Linda Clarke.

Industrial shale real estate demand still high despite oil price - The Bakken magazine
The Bakken magazineIndustrial shale real estate demand still high despite oil priceThe Bakken magazineThe vacancy rate for the Bakken is still below two percent for indsturial real estate sites, an increase from year's past but still a very low number, Elliott said. When mergers or company acquisitions happen, most instances result in the need for more ...and more »

Oil at $30 No Problem for Some Bakken Drillers Cutting Costs - Bloomberg
BloombergOil at $30 No Problem for Some Bakken Drillers Cutting CostsBloombergThe lowest crude prices in six years might not be enough to put the brakes on the U.S. energy renaissance. Some parts of North Dakota's Bakken shale play are profitable at less than $30 a barrel as companies tap bigger wells and benefit from lower ...Drillers in ND's Bakken cut costs, continue to profit with oil at $30NWAOnlineBreaking even: Bakken still profitable, but barelyEagleFordTexas.com (press release)all 113 news articles »

Shale Oil Production in Bakken, Eagle Ford Grew Marginally in July: Production ... - Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
PlattsShale Oil Production in Bakken, Eagle Ford Grew Marginally in July: Production ...Hellenic Shipping News WorldwideOil production from key shale formations in North Dakota and Texas increased slightly in July from June, according to Bentek Energy, an analytics and forecasting unit of Platts. Platts is a leading global provider of energy, petrochemicals, metals and ...Considering how low oil can go before the Bakken goes bustPlattsall 8 news articles »

Big cities scramble to be prepared for an oil train disaster - TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
CBS LocalBig cities scramble to be prepared for an oil train disasterTwinCities.com-Pioneer Press6, 2015 photo shows tracks used by oil trains carrying crude from North Dakota's booming Bakken Shale formation near residential housing on Chicago's south side. In Chicago, which sees more oil-train traffic than any other city in the country, oil ...Cities scramble to plan for oil-train disasterDubuque Telegraph HeraldOil Train Disaster Emergency Plans Vary Across 11 Major CitiesNext Cityall 181 news articles »

Bill aims to upgrade safety for materials sent by rail - Bakken.com (press release)
Bakken.com (press release)Bill aims to upgrade safety for materials sent by railBakken.com (press release)Beginning this month, shippers must also report to emergency planners if they are hauling a million gallons or more of crude oil from the Bakken shale formations in North Dakota. No reporting is required if the shipment falls under that threshold or ...and more »