[INFOGRAPHIC] Bakken Booming
Longer laterals and pad drilling help push production in the Bakken and are driving prospeity in North Dakota.
The Bakken play is churning out some 700,000 bpd in a liquids market that hit 3 million bpd in 2013. Currently, North Dakota has only one other refinery - the 60,000 bpd Tesoro facility at Mandan. Some projections foresee the Bakken becoming one of the elite 1 Million bpd Club alongside supergiant fields like Ghawar and Cantarell in 2014, others see a rapid peak and decline. Read more
Learn more in this Infographic from Hart Energy
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