Kern County

California’s Kern County to Resume Permitting Oil, Gas Wells in April

California’s Kern County to Resume Permitting Oil, Gas Wells in April

California’s oil and natural gas hotspot Kern County is set to resume issuing permits to drill in  April after adopting enhanced rules that could allow more wells to be permitted every year.  The five-member Board of Supervisors on Monday unanimously adopted the ordinance, which includes restrictions that could increase the costs for oil and natural…

March 10, 2021