Oil industry thirsty for water
Published 03/16/2013, INFORUM
Companies used 5.4 billion gallons in North Dakota in 2012
WILLISTON, N.D. – The oil industry used at least 5.4 billion gallons of water in North Dakota in 2012, a record high and at least a 75 percent increase over 2011, according to preliminary figures from the State Water Commission.
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