March 2015

Anti-fracking protesters in Balcombe, West Sussex

Federal Government Releases Regulations for Fracking on Federal Lands

Last Friday, the Department of Interior released its final rule updating the regulations that govern hydraulic fracturing on federal public and American Indian lands. It covers standards for wells and well construction, disposal of wastewater, and disclosure of chemicals used in the fracking process. These regulations have been in the works since 2012, and Interior… Continue Reading

Anti-fracking protesters in Balcombe, West Sussex

Hydraulic Fracturing: State Regulatory Roundup Vol. 40

Fracking Insider Readers: We are pleased to bring you Volume 40 of our State Regulatory Roundup, including updates in California, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. As we explained in earlier volumes, we designed the Roundup to provide quick overviews on state regulatory activity. If you have any questions on any of these summaries, please do not hesitate… Continue Reading