EPA Withdraws Order Against Natural Gas Driller
POSTED: Friday, March 30, 2012 - 8:26pm
UPDATED: Friday, March 30, 2012 - 8:29pm
by Minjae Park
The Environmental Protection Agency has withdrawn an administrative order that charged Range Resources, a Fort Worth-based natural gas driller, with contaminating water wells.
The EPA’s decision settles the 15-month-long conflict between the federal agency and Range, which had been cleared of the charges last year by the Texas Railroad Commission...