POSTED: Thursday, October 24, 2013 - 7:00am
UPDATED: Thursday, October 24, 2013 - 7:14am
North Dakota & Montana round-out top three
Houston — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; drilling hotbeds in South Texas and North Dakota are responsible for most of the U.S. oil production growth over the past month.
The Energy Information Administration’s analysis effectively labels the Bakken formation in North Dakota and Montana and the Eagle Ford in South Texas as the top-growing oil producers, among six regions where energy companies are using hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling.