August 19, 2015
The 2015 edition of the STRONGER Guidelines is now available for use and reference. The 2015 Guidelines incorporates a new section on Reused and Recycled Fluids, as well as updates to the General, Administrative, and Technical Criteria sections; and to the NORM and Hydraulic Fracturing sections. STRONGER continues to offer a "menu" of review options to States, wherein a State can select which Guidelines section or sections to volunteer for a review against.
August 3, 2015
A STRONGER multi-stakeholder review team consisting of Tim Baker (Oklahoma Corporation Commission) representing state government, Lois Epstein (The Wilderness Society) representing environment/NGO, and Justin Furnace (Hilcorp) representing industry has completed a review of the Alaska Oil and Gas Co
August 13, 2015
July 24, 2015
A STRONGER multi-stakeholder review team consisting of Kent Kuster (Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment) representing state government, Matt Walker (Clean Air Council) representing environment/NGO, and Darren Smith (Devon Energy) representing industry has completed a review of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Bureau of Air Quality's regulations as they pertain to oil and gas development. The review team met with Bureau staff on July 16, 2015. Also participating were observers from the U.S.
June 29, 2015