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Latest Prices

Latest Prices

Upper Rocky Mountain
Spot Crude Oil Prices

WTI and N. Texas: $77.46
Colorado Western: $65.13
CO North Central: $67.64
WB Mixed Sweet: $65.29
ND Light Sweet: $68.26
Wyoming Sweet: $67.62
N Wyo. / S Mont.: $65.95

Spot prices updated Oct. 24

Daily Cash Market
Spot Natural Gas Prices

Henry Hub: $3.53
Watford City, ND: $3.09
NGPL South TX: $3.41
Malin, OR: $3.35
PG & E City Gate, CA: $4.07
Northwest WY: $3.23
Opal, SW WY: $3.29
Ventura, IA: $3.42
Spot prices updated Oct. 24
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U.S. Rig Count

1927 as of 10/24/2014
+9 from 10/17/2014
+189 from 10/24/2013
(Courtesy Baker Hughes)

Statoil CEO Quits
The president and CEO of Statoil, Helge Lund, quit October 15...
Bill Gilliam Two locations outside of the western North Dakota oilfields are under consideration for a proposed $4 billion polyethylene manufacturing plant...
TransCanada Corp. sold off its remaining 30% interest in Bison Pipeline...
Dakota LNG Plant
The $30 million North Dakota LNG LLC plant, located next to the Hess Corp. gas processing plant in Tioga, has just come on line and is producing 10,000 gallons per day. Construction of the new plant started early last May, and the Wayzata, MN-based company hopes to increase capacity by another 66,000 gallons per day by next spring.
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Dave Lesar Despite declining oil prices, the top executive for Halliburton said there is no indication from producers that they plan to back off their current or future drilling programs...
Lynn Helms Continued lower oil prices will force North Dakota operators to take a hard look at cutting costs—and if prices drop to $70 for Bakken crude, “fringe” counties including Bowman, Slope, McLean, and part of Divide may see less drilling, the state’s top regulator said...
ND oil production rose again in August to a record 1,132,331 BOPD, but that figure was lower than state officials had expected...
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