Wednesday, August 21, 2013

W.Va. DEP: Hydraulic Fracking Does Not Endanger Air Quality

A study done by the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection has found that hydraulic fracking does not endanger air quality.  That is what was shared with lawmakers this week as part of this month's legislative interim meetings.  Click to read news article.

LGCR posted an overview of these new rules on this blog on June 27...click to read: http://wvnaturalgasblog.blogspot.com/2013_06_01_archive.html

Click to read the W.Va. DEP's Air Quality Study:
http://www.dep.wv.gov/oil-and-gas/Horizontal-Permits/legislativestudies/Pages/AirQualityReport.aspx