North Dakota to Continue Focus on Abandoned Wellsites

Even as regulatory rollback continues at the federal level under the Trump administration, North Dakota state officials are pushing ahead to address the cleanup of abandoned oil/natural gas wellsites under a stepped-up effort mandated by state lawmakers.

April 20, 2017
Colorado Targeting Unused NatGas Well Reclamation

Colorado Targeting Unused NatGas Well Reclamation

The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) has identified thousands of idled well locations it will be focusing on in 2016, according to a 43-page report, “Final Reclamation Inspection and Implementation Program,” completed by COGCC staff.

January 5, 2016

Senate Panel Votes Out Interior, DOE Nominations

The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee passed the nominations by a voice vote, without opposition.

October 9, 2013

Eagle Ford Group Weighs in on Roads and Pipes

As development in the liquids-rich Eagle Ford Shale of South Texas continues to expand, the task force formed earlier this year to address residents’ and industry’s concerns Wednesday issued recommendations related to truck traffic and pipeline development.

October 13, 2011