Energy Company Pays to Resolve Clean Water Violations — Original Press Release

Chesapeake Appalachia LLC to Spend Estimated $6.5 million to Restore Areas Damaged by Natural Gas Extraction Activities WASHINGTON – The Department of Justice and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today that Chesapeake Appalachia LLC, a subsidiary of Chesapeake Energy, the nation’s second largest natural gas producer, will spend an EPA-estimated $6.5 million to restore 27…

Eco-news in brief 5-29

By CG News Editor April Jaynes Recent study says shale drilling boom to bring Ohio economic benefits Researchers from Cleveland State University, Ohio State University and Marietta College recently conducted a study entitled “An Analysis of the Economic Potential for Shale Formations in Ohio” under sponsorship of the Ohio Shale Coalition.  The study predicts that…