gas well

Preventing Future Aliso Canyon-Sized Gas Leaks: the Importance of Well Integrity

February 5, 2016 by EDF Energy Exchange

Leaks and Well Integrity

Southern California is now in month three of one of the country’s worst environmental disasters. In October 2015, a natural gas storage well operated by SoCal Gas sprung a massive leak hundreds of feet underground, releasing nearly 1,400 tons of gas into the air each day at its peak.[read more]

So What Do We Call What Happened Last Month in Dallas?

January 4, 2014 by Kristopher Settle

Dallas and Natural Gas

On December 11, the Dallas City Council voted 9-6 in favor of one of the most restrictive policies in the country on extracting natural gas. The new ordinance prohibits gas wells from being built within 1,500 feet from a residence, school, church, or well.[read more]