Jul 15, 2013 at 12:56 pm
north Dakota set a new record for oil production in may. The state pumped more than 25-point-one million barrels of crude last month. That’s the equivalent of 810-thousand barrels a day – a jump of two-point-one percent over april. There were 187 drilling rigs working in the state. North Dakota has eight-thousand-915 oil producing wells – also a new all-time high.