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North Dakota Oil Production Flat, But Gas Increases 1%

North Dakota Oil Production Flat, But Gas Increases 1%

North Dakota’s Bakken Shale oil production under-performed in its most recent monthly statistics, reflecting a “serious shortage of hydraulic fracturing (fracking) crews,” the state’s chief oil/natural gas regulator Lynn Helms reported Tuesday. Helms told a webinar with reporters that he expects to see improvement in the summer months, but the May statistics — 34.9 million…

July 22, 2021