Fracking and wastewater disposal well decision postponed

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Dec 102017
 

Arrowhead Energy is seeking an exception to city code from the Cleveland County Board of Adjustment to allow it to drill two new horizontal wells within the Stream Planning Corridors near 168th Ave. and Rock Creek Road. At the company’s request …
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GM (Cruise) Self-Driving Vehicle Test Drive In San Francisco Illustrates Differences Between Tech & Human Drivers Well

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Dec 042017
 

Last week, we published an article recounting a journalist’s demo drive of GM’s (Cruise Automation’s) self-driving vehicle tech. The drive was conducted in San Francisco and the most humorous bit seemed to be that a double-parked taco truck managed to stump the unit — for a minute or so, after which the backup driver took over instead of waiting around for a move from the self-driving tech
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Abandoned oil well leaking in Plaquemines Parish marsh

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Jun 302017
 

An abandoned oil well was found leaking in the marsh west of Port Sulphur last week, just two days after a bankrupt oil company turned it over to the state’s Orphaned Well program. The U.S. Coast Guard discovered the leak in the Magnolia Field Thursday …
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Minor gas leak from Aliso Canyon oil well stopped Saturday

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Jun 052017
 

PORTER RANCH >> A minor natural gas leak seeping from an oil well for 11 days inside the Aliso Canyon gas field near Porter Ranch has been stopped, state oil and gas regulators and SoCalGas reported Saturday. The leak sprang from an above-ground 3-inch …
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Minor gas leak from Aliso Canyon oil well expected to be stopped Saturday

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Jun 032017
 

PORTER RANCH >> A minor natural gas leak seeping from an oil well for 11 days inside the Aliso Canyon gas field near Porter Ranch is expected to be stopped sometime Saturday, Southern California Gas Co. officials reported Saturday. The leak sprang from an …
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Massive offshore oil well leaked 10,500 litres into the ocean off Australia’s coast for TWO MONTHS – but officials ‘covered it up’ and still won’t reveal where it happened

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May 182017
 

The leak went on for up to 60 days and spilled oil at a rate of up to 175 litres a day, a spokesman told Daily Mail Australia. But Nopsema declined to reveal exactly where the spill occurred or the company involved, only that it occurred in the North West …
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State to plug leaking oil well on Allen County farm

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May 072017
 

LIMA — A state agency has agreed to plug an abandoned oil well on an Allen County farm that was found to be leaking last month. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Oil and Gas, has entered into an agreement to plug the Brenneman Farms …
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Pressure tests to determine leaks may not have been done at oil well by house that blew up

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Apr 292017
 

Pressure tests that detect whether underground oil and gas pipelines are leaking may not have been done around a newly re-started well 178 feet from the house that exploded in Firestone, the Denver Post has learned. But state rules for the oil and gas …
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Gas Leak At BP Oil Well In Alaska Has Been Stopped

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Apr 222017
 

A spokesman for Alaska’s local authorities said the clean-up would only begin after the leak from the oil well had stopped. There is no estimation of the volume of oil spilled or the amount of natural gas that is still coming from the wellhead. BP said …
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BP’s leaking Alaska well stops spraying crude oil, still emitting gas

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Apr 192017
 

A well operated by BP Exploration Alaska on Alaska’s frigid North Slope is no longer spraying crude oil after leaks were discovered on Friday morning. To view the full article, register now. According to the Environment Protection Agency who made a …
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