As urban gas drilling expands, so do health concerns
Texas environmental agency accused of lax monitoring, lack of transparency.
This following quote from Ed Ireland, reminds me of Mayor Tillman’s blog post: Is the juice worth the squeeze?
More recently, lower natural gas prices have led to a downturn in how much Fort Worth residents can expect for access to their mineral rights. The homeowner of a typical quarter-acre residential lot might get $500 for access to his or her mineral rights, plus $50 a month in royalties, said Ed Ireland, executive director of the Barnett Shale Energy Education Council, whose membership includes leading gas drilling and services companies.