hydraulic fracturing

Gov. Mead Applauds Fracking Decision
Governor Matt Mead said he is pleased with District Judge Catherine Wilking’s order affirming Wyoming’s policy regarding the disclosure of hydraulic fracturing components. Environmental groups had requested the ingredient lists from the Wyoming Oil and Gas conservation commission,…
Oil And Gas Supervisor Responds To Fracking Fluid Petition
A coalition of environmentalists filed a petition Monday saying the Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission granted exclusions allowing natural gas producers to hold secret the constituents in their hydraulic fracturing fluid without justification. The state’s Oil and Gas Supervisor, Tom …
Congressional Hearing on EPA Fracking Research in Pavillion
The Environmental Protection Agency’s study of groundwater contamination and links to hydraulic fracturing in Pavillion was the topic of a U-S House subcommittee hearing Wednesday. No one locally affected was invited to the hearing, which was expected to include criticism of the E-P-A’…
EPA Seeks Experts To Review Wyoming Pollution Study
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is seeking nominees for a peer review panel that will be asked to take a close look at an EPA draft report that theorizes a link between hydraulic fracturing and groundwater pollution in a Wyoming gas field. A notice published in the Federal Register on Tuesd…