natural gas wells
A proposal to add a second natural gas well on a site in south Arlington is expected to hear from protestors at city hall tonight.
The new movie “Promised Land” digs into the fierce national debate over fracking, the technique that’s generated a boom in U.S. natural gas production while also stoking controversy over its possible impact on the environment and human health.
In a story first heard on KRLD NewsRadio 1080, the City of Arlington is named in a lawsuit filed by two oil and natural gas industry groups. The suit centers a change in city fire code that imposes a $2,400 fee on every oil and gas well.
Gas companies that drill in Arlington will now have to pay the city a $2,500 fee, per well, every year. The money will go toward properly preparing and training firefighters.
The mayors of Grapevine and Southlake have apparently brokered a deal that will keep proposed gas wells away from Grapevine High School.
A new study seems to clear the air about air quality around north Texas natural gas wells.