Reducing Natural Gas Flaring in the Bakken
August 13, 2013 | InForum.com
Sally Jewell, Secretary of the Interior, recently visited North Dakota. Part of her purpose there was to learn about natural gas flaring. About $3.6 million in natural gas is wasted through flaring in North Dakota every day.
Related: Global view of natural gas flaring.
An Effort to Curb Flaring in the Bakken?
February 9, 2014 | New York Times
An effort to curb natural gas flaring at Bakken Shale oil wells could result in a 40% increase in North Dakota natural gas output by the end of 2015.
Related: A collection of NASA satellite images that show natural gas being flaring at locations all over the world.
Tax Breaks to Stop Natural Gas Flaring?
July 3, 2013 | Fuel Fix
Drillers in North Dakota can now qualify for special tax breaks if they use natural gas as a fuel instead of flaring.
NASA recently published an image demonstrating that flaring natural gas in North Dakota can be seen from space.