Texas Regulator Greenlights Marathon Injection Well
Law360, Dallas (May 22, 2014, 7:53 PM EDT) -- The Texas Railroad Commission on Thursday gave Marathon Oil Co. the go-ahead for an injection well permit to dispose oil and gas waste in the Eagle Ford, blocking a request by an area groundwater district to force a hearing on the potential for water contamination.
Marathon was appealing an agency hearing examiner's decision that allowed the Gonzales County Underground Water Conservation District to protest the permit, which authorizes the company to turn a well that's a source of brackish water into a disposal well for water produced from its drilling activities. Commissioners voted unanimously to block the water district's protest, finding...
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