After Wyoming OKs underground disposal, conservationists ask federal regulators to make the state follow the Safe Drinking Water Act at Aethon Energy’s Moneta Divide Field.
WyoFile’s 2020 review looks back at 12 months of tumult and adaptation.
Today’s Wyo. Oil and Gas Conservation Commission hearing will consider 110 letters objecting to the plan by Aethon Energy, plus Aethon’s own justifications for the request.
BLM approves Moneta Divide gas- and oilfield but leaves to state regulators vexing questions about how to dispose of millions of gallons of tainted water.
Regulators survey two polluted creeks near Moneta Divide oilfield to assess whether environmental classifications are appropriate.