The U.S. Department of the Interior announces new guidelines for hydraulic fracturing on federal land
Earlier today, the Department of Interior (DOI) released a final rule to update regulations governing hydraulic fracturing on public and American Indian lands after four years of consideration. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell commented, “Many of the regulations on the books at the Interior Department have not kept pace with advances in technology and modern drilling methods.” This new rule is an attempt to bring regulations up-to-date w...


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