Athens Local Business
Local business in Athens, OH
1 hr ago | via World Oil
California regulators ordered oil drillers including Chevron and Linn Energy to halt operations at 12 injection wells in the state because of concerns they may taint groundwater. The Division of oil, gas, and geothermal resources said 10 of the well operators shut down voluntarily, while two were issued cease-and-desist orders. Comment?
Saturday Feb 21 | via National Geographic
Many of us have gotten dizzy when we stand up too fast-and we don't even have to go that far. Imagine if you had to lower and raise your head several stories every time you wanted a drink of water. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 18 | via Common Dreams
In a blow to anti-fracking campaigners across the state, the Ohio Supreme Court said this week that the authority to regulate oil and gas drilling activities-and therefore, to ban fracking within municipal borders-lies with the state as opposed to cities, towns, or counties. As the Akron Beacon Journal put it : "The decision takes local control of drilling away from communities and supports the state as the continued main overseer of drilling." Comment?
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