ST. LOUIS (AP)–Landowners in southern Illinois’ Wayne County are suing the state, saying its lengthy process before issuing permits for high-volume oil and gas extraction is costing them money.
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CHICAGO (AP)–An Illinois legislative panel has put off voting on rules for high-volume oil and gas extraction until next month, as it grapples with how to ensure regulations are fair to industry while protecting the environment.
CHICAGO (AP) — Rules for hydraulic fracturing in Illinois are on the agenda for an Illinois legislative committee meeting.
CHICAGO (AP) — A legislative panel said Tuesday that it wants more time to decide whether rules written by the Department of Natural Resources to govern hydraulic fracturing in Illinois can take effect.
CHICAGO (AP) — Industry and environmental groups still hope for changes to new rules governing high-volume oil and gas drilling in Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Department of Natural Resources is expected to release proposed rules for high-volume oil and gas drilling to a legislative panel.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A coalition of business and labor groups wants the Illinois Department of Natural Resources to move faster in implementing hydraulic fracturing rules.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois Department of Natural Resources has hired just four of 53 new employees it says it needs to oversee a much praised compromise on regulating hydraulic fracturing.
CHICAGO (AP)–Gov. Pat Quinn’s administration is reacting to a Marion Democrat’s proposal to jump-start hydraulic fracturing in Illinois after complaints from industry groups.