North Dakota Enforces Flaring Rules in Bakken Field

April 13, 2015 9:00 PM

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Four of six producers ordered by North Dakota regulators to reduce their production at certain wells as a penalty for burning off more natural gas than allowed have been taken off the cut-back list, a spokeswoman for the state's Oil and Gas Division tells NGI’s Shale Daily.

The state originally ordered five companies on April 1 to curb their production to 100 b/d at certain wells in the Bakken Field. Oil and Gas Division (O&G) spokeswoman Allison Ritter said this was the largest number of companies and wells the state has sanctioned since new flaring regulations took e...

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