Drill Bits: Injunction Junction

Yesterday’s big news: Commonwealth Court’s injunction delaying the new natural gas drilling impact fee’s restrictions on local zoning. Here’s a roundup of coverage from the AP, the Post-Gazette and the Tribune-Review.

You can read the full ruling here – pay attention to the judge’s somewhat skeptical footnote.

In other news, the Department of Environmental Protection held a hearing on compressor stations yesterday. As the Times-Tribune reports, the crowd asked a lot of heated questions about this month’s Susquehanna County compressor explosion.


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