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Governor visits state's first injection oil wells

BROADUS — Gov. Steve Bullock joined oil company officials Friday to laud the state’s first production carbon dioxide injection oil field as a big step forward.

August 16, 2013 4:21 pmLoading…

Companies clash over gas injection in southwest Wyoming

CASPER, Wyo. -- Two companies could soon end a court dispute over the the right to store hydrogen sulfide and carbon dioxide underground in southwest Wyoming.

April 18, 2013 11:45 pmLoading…

From the Editor: Experts working to wring more oil from the ground

Mike and Chris Nelson’s gift to Billings came wrapped with a giant red bow.

April 01, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Shale formation in Montana frustrates oil drillers

Shale formation in Montana frustrates oil drillers

The pessimists are right for now: The Heath oil play cutting a swath across Central Montana is no match for the Bakken.

March 15, 2013 12:05 am Photos


Wyoming, Montana carbon dioxide pipeline opens Jan. 1

Wyoming, Montana carbon dioxide pipeline opens Jan. 1

POWDER RIVER, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead and other state and local officials gathered Wednesday in a small lot in western Natrona County to dedicate a carbon dioxide pipeline that will bring new life to oil fields in Wyoming and Montana.

December 19, 2012 11:00 pm Photos



Wyoming oil field latest reborn with CO2 flooding

CASPER, Wyo. — Two companies will begin pumping carbon dioxide into an oil field near Casper this fall in an attempt to revive production.

July 31, 2012 11:45 pmLoading…
$400 million project to revive historic Belle Creek oil field

$400 million project to revive historic Belle Creek oil field

Montana's oil production soared to 48 million barrels a year after Denver oilman Sam Gary discovered the prolific Belle Creek oil field in southeastern Montana in 1967.

April 04, 2012 1:45 pm Photos



Reborn Grieve oil field in Wyoming gets pipeline deals

CASPER, Wyo. — A field that first produced oil when Dwight D. Eisenhower was president is a step closer to producing even more black gold.

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Coal plant cuts carbon dioxide deal in Wyoming

CASPER, Wyo. — A coal-to-liquids plant under construction near Medicine Bow now has a buyer for the carbon dioxide the plant will produce when it goes into operation.

March 20, 2011 11:45 pmLoading…

Denbury buys into Riley Ridge

CASPER — Denbury Resources Inc. announced it will acquire a sizable stake in the Riley Ridge Federal Unit in western Wyoming. It will pay $115 million to buy out Wold Oil Property’s 42.5 percent interest in Riley Ridge, according to those close to the project.

September 18, 2010 11:30 pmLoading…

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