10 Dec '12, 2pm

Drumbeat: December 10, 2012

Posted by Leanan on December 10, 2012 - 10:57am Proposed Rules on Fracking Gain Cautious Praise Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, the controversial process of shooting water, sand and chemicals underground to retrieve oil or natural gas trapped in shale rock, has made plenty of headlines in recent years. But the drilling process involves many other steps beyond breaking up rock — and several opportunities for things to go wrong. Recognizing this, Texas’ oil and gas regulatory agency, known as the Railroad Commission, is updating its rules to address the broad process of drilling, from the drilling itself to cementing and completing an oil or gas well. The latest version of the proposed rule changes is expected this week. So far, the commission’s work is winning qualified praise from environmentalists and some in the oil industry. “This is the biggest overhaul of Texas wel...

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