Fracturing

Wastewater Linked To Earthquakes
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio energy regulators say injection of gas-drilling wastewater into the earth almost certainly a series of small earthquakes as they announced a series of tough new regulations for drillers. Among the regulations to be imposed: Well operators must submit more comprehens…
Gov. Mead Signs Bill To Help Pavillion Water Concerns
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A bill that includes $750,000 in funding to help address water quality issues for residents of Pavillion is now law. Gov. Matt Mead signed the bill on Tuesday after if passed the legislature. The federal government has investigated whether hydraulic fracturing, a techniq…