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DeeThree Exploration split to produce Boulder and Granite

Calgary junior producer DeeThree Exploration Ltd. says it is splitting itself into two solid-sounding independent oil-weighted companies: Boulder Energy Ltd. and Granite Oil Corp.

In a surprise news release Tuesday after markets closed, the company said Boulder would be a growth-oriented entity built on DeeThree’s Belly River development in the Pembina-Brazeau area of west-central Alberta, while Granite would be a dividend-and-growth company centred on its Alberta Bakken enhanced oil recovery project near the Montana border in southern Alberta. 413 more words


DeeThree stock at 2015 high on gas-injection EOR results

Shares of Calgary junior producer DeeThree Exploration Ltd. have risen to their loftiest heights of the year after it announced promising results from a southern Alberta Bakken oil well being developed with a natural gas injection enhanced oil recovery scheme. 604 more words


Interview with Ed Fallon

Blog for Iowa caught up with Ed Fallon in Iowa City at a March 11 fundraiser for his Iowa Pipeline Walk along the proposed route of the Dakota Access oil pipeline from the Bakken shale formation through Iowa to Illinois. 528 more words


Train Wrecks and an Ag Summit

As punctuation to my article Why Bakken Oil is Dirty, last Thursday’s BNSF oil train derailment in a remote area near Galena, Ill. tells the story better than I could. 700 more words


EPA slams Keystone for 'significant' emissions and climate change impact

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has concluded the Keystone XL pipeline will significantly increase greenhouse gas emissions because it will lead to the expansion of Alberta’s carbon intensive oilsands. 655 more words


Bakken boom ebbs away in key North Dakota county as oil falls

CROSBY, N.D. — Just over a decade ago, this sleepy farming community on the fringe of North Dakota’s Bakken shale formation hosted the state’s first horizontal oil well to be hydraulically fractured, or fracked, helping set in motion an economic revolution that shook the world. 928 more words