Interior OKs Anadarko's 3,700-Well Gas Project In Utah

Law360, New York (May 8, 2012, 4:09 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Department of the Interior on Tuesday approved Anadarko Petroleum Corp.’s plans to build nearly 3,700 natural gas wells in northeast Utah, touting the decision as an unprecedented collaboration between government, industry and environmental groups.

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar signed a record of decision clearing the way for Anadarko to begin work on its Greater Natural Buttes project, under which the company would be allowed to drill as many as 3,675 new natural gas wells over the next decade in an already productive part of...
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