EPA backs off “imminent and substantial endangerment” claim in Texas hydraulic fracturing case

Michael Giberson On December 7, 2010, the Environmental Protection Agency dropped a bomb on Range Resources Corporation. From the EPA news release: (DALLAS – December 7, 2010) Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has ordered a natural gas company in Forth Worth, Texas, to take immediate action to protect homeowners living near one of its… More EPA backs off “imminent and substantial endangerment” claim in Texas hydraulic fracturing case