Industrial Commission

Type: Organization
Name: Industrial Commission
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Global Energy Advisory – 11th July 2014

Regulatory AlertsThe US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has approved a second natural-gas export terminal in Louisiana, authorizing Cameron LNG LLC, a unit of San Diego-based Sempra Energy, to operate and construct an LNG export facility in ... [Published - 3 hours ago]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 2 reports

Questions remain over flaring policy

Following the recent passage of a new state policy to rein in flaring of natural gas officials say how the policy will be enacted and questions on its impact will need to be answered.Industry officials say they’re gathering questions from companies to ... [Published Bismarck Tribune - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

North Dakota to introduce gas flaring restrictions

The North Dakota Industrial Commission is introducing new regulations on the maximum amount of natural gas that oil and gas companies will be allowed to burn off in the process known as flaring, in an effort to reduce the overall amount of gas burned ... [Published Processing Magazine - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

House, Senate budgets would alter Industrial Commission deputies

The state Industrial Commission used to rarely receive public attention. That has changed over the past couple of years. Now it is facing more uncertainty because of proposals in the General Assembly’s budgets that would remove the 22 deputy commissioners ... [Published Raleigh News & Observer - Jul 06 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 1 reports

Flaring steps applauded

A national nonprofit that deals with environmental issues praised this week’s move by the North Dakota Industrial Commission to enact new regulations to reduce natural gas flaring in the western part of the state.A regional leader with the Environmental ... [Published Bismarck Tribune - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

Payback: Idaho's victims compensation fund

For the last 28 years, the state of Idaho has provided assistance to victims of crime and who suffer from personal loss.Natalie Marti was only 23 years old when a drunk driver headed the wrong way on I-84 slammed head on into her vehicle and killed her ... [Published FOX9 - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 2 reports

North Dakota Steps Up to Curtail Wasteful Flaring, But Will it be Enough?

Everyone agrees that burning off as much as a third of the natural gas produced in North Dakota is a terrible waste of an important natural resource. The flaring problem arises out of the fact that energy companies are primarily drilling for oil in North ... [Published Environmental Defense - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 6 reports

Regulators attempt to curb production flaring

Members of the state Industrial Commission voted unanimously to adopt gas capture goals recommended by an industry task force and use production curtailments as an enforcement tool if necessary.The goals aim to reduce the rate of gas flared from oil wells ... [Published Jamestown Sun - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Flaring rules to be unveiled

The North Dakota Industrial Commission on Tuesday will get its first look at an order drawn up by the Department of Mineral Resources containing rules meant to clamp down on the flaring of natural gas.Department of Mineral Resources spokeswoman Alison ... [Published Bismarck Tribune - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 2 reports

NC eugenics victims come forward for payment

RALEIGH, N.C. — Victims of North Carolina's decades long eugenics program continue to come forward in advance of a looming deadline to claim compensation.As of Thursday, 630 people believed to have been victims of the sterilization program had submitted ... [Published South Carolina Enquirer-Herald - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 17 2014 - Updated Jun 18 2014 - 3 reports

Ag candidate Taylor unveils landowner ‘bill of rights’

Four of the five pieces have roots in bills that either failed to pass the Legislature last year or were approved but didn’t go far enough in the opinion of Ryan Taylor, the rural Towner cattle rancher and former state senator hoping to unseat current ... [Published Grand Forks Herald - Jun 18 2014]
First reported Jun 17 2014 - Updated Jun 17 2014 - 1 reports

NC Industrial Commission choice gets confirmed

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - The General Assembly has confirmed Gov. Pat McCrory's choice for a seat on the N.C. Industrial Commission despite complaints from Democrats the appointee was unsuited for the post. The Senate voted 31-18 Monday night for Mooresville ... [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Jun 17 2014]


"It is always a bad idea to politicize the justice system," N C Advocates for Justice President Danny Glover said in a recent statement. "Injured workers, employers and insurance companies all deserve to know that they will receive a full and fair hearing. Making the judges who hear Industrial Commission claims worry about their job security is a bad path for North Carolina."
"That order is one of the final pieces in addressing gas flaring in North"
"Production is on the increase but through the adoption of the gas capture targets with the help of the commission we won't just see the percentage go down, but we'll see volume decrease as well" says Lynn Helms of the Department of Mineral Resources
"Well, I went back, and he sits there and starts to laugh," English said Monday. "I asked him what's so funny, and he said, 'I sterilized you. You'll never have another child.'"

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Global Energy Advisory – 11th July 2014 [Published - 3 hours ago]
Questions remain over flaring policy [Published Bismarck Tribune - Jul 11 2014]
Working to reduce natural gas flaring [Published Bismarck Tribune - Jul 11 2014]
This Strong MLP Is A Big Winner From Gas Flarin... [Published Motley Fool - Jul 10 2014]
North Dakota to introduce gas flaring restrictions [Published Processing Magazine - Jul 07 2014]
Three Attorneys Join Teague Campbell in Their R... [Published Good Day Sacramento - Jul 07 2014]
House, Senate budgets would alter Industrial Co... [Published Raleigh News & Observer - Jul 06 2014]
SWMontanaBusinessSnapshots [Published Montana Standard - Jul 06 2014]
This week at progressive state blogs: TX's Abbo... [Published Daily Kos - Jul 05 2014]
Fargo firm aims to create drones with unlimited... [Published Grand Forks Herald - Jul 05 2014]
Flaring steps applauded [Published Bismarck Tribune - Jul 05 2014]
See how Alamance County legislators voted this ... [Published Burlington Times-News - Jul 04 2014]
Payback: Idaho's victims compensation fund [Published FOX9 - Jul 04 2014]
Workers comp denied to critically injured MCSO ... [Published KPHO Phoenix - Jul 04 2014]
Status Updates - July 2014 [Published JD Supra - Jul 03 2014]
North Dakota Steps Up to Curtail Wasteful Flari... [Published Environmental Defense - Jul 03 2014]
North Dakota is Getting Serious About Curbing T... [Published Motley Fool - Jul 03 2014]
State moves to curtail flaring [Published Williston Herald - Jul 03 2014]
New ND Flaring Regs Make Statoil's Nat Gas C... [Published Rigzone - Jul 02 2014]
North Dakota gives teeth to flaring reduction plan [Published Oil and Gas Journal - Jul 02 2014]
Illinois Appellate Court Allows Direct Action a... [Published For The Defense - Jul 02 2014]
ND regulators OK use of production curtailments... [Published Prairie Business - Jul 02 2014]
Regulators attempt to curb production flaring [Published Jamestown Sun - Jul 02 2014]
Flaring Fracking Gas [Published Free-i-News - Jul 02 2014]
ND Industrial Commission Unanimously Approves N... [Published - Jul 02 2014]
Flaring policy sets goals, penalties [Published Bismarck Tribune - Jul 02 2014]
North Dakota regulators adopt tough gas flaring... [Published Platts - Jul 02 2014]
Bakken Shale oil explorers told to cut flaring ... [Published Fuel Fix - Jul 01 2014]
Regulators Pass Order to Reduce Flaring [Published KFYR-TV - Jul 01 2014]
Bakken Oil Explorers Told to Cut Flaring or Fac... [Published Washington Post - Jul 01 2014]
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Ministry of Labor knights Australian industrial... [Published Khmerization - Jun 23 2014]
PHNOM PENH ( The Cambodia Herald)-The Arbitration Council says the Ministry of Labor has knighted an Australian industrial commissioner for his long period of work as an honorary advisor to the council. In a statement posted on its website Friday, the ...
The Fracking Prostitutes of American Colleges (... [Published The Moderate Voice - May 12 2014]
(part 3 of 3) by Walter Brasch [Part 1: Lackawanna College, a two-year college in Scranton, Pa., accepted a $2.5 million endowment from Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. to strengthen that college’s programs and ties to the oil and gas industry. Part 2: Problems ...
Radioactive ‘Oil Socks’ Found Illegally Stockpi... [Published Think Progress - Mar 12 2014]
This photo taken on March 3, 2014, and provided by the North Dakota Health Department, shows bags full of radioactive oil filter socks, the nets that strain liquids during the oil production process, piled in an abandoned building in Noonan, North Dakota. ...
Harsh Winter Weather Drives Up Energy Prices [Published Energy Policy Information Center (EPIC) - Feb 20 2014]
The International Energy Agency’s most recent Monthly Oil Market Report, released on Thursday, provided some news that most industry analysts were not expecting to hear this winter. The report stated , ‘‘Far from drowning in oil, markets have had to ...
Some Want To Stop Almost A Third Of North Dakot... [Published Think Progress - Jan 30 2014]
CREDIT: flickr: Tim Evanson Since 2007, oil production in North Dakota’s Bakken formation has increased 40-fold, making it the second-largest oil producing state after Texas. Driven by technological advances such as hydraulic fracturing, this oil boom ...
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