In the development of the shale play, the ADEQ primarily regulates impacts to air and water; the AOGC
primarily regulates the production process and the impacts from that.
Speaking at a media briefing for the AOGC
, the permanent secretary at Kenya's Ministry of Energy, Patrick Nyoike, confirmed that the government had commissioned studies to determine the required capacity of a new oil pipeline to meet future demand in western Kenya and to supply landlocked regional neighbours.
Drilling is expected to occur as soon as possible upon AOGC
rules, Capstone could appeal the denial to the commission, which it did.
currently has 40 vehicles in its fleet converted to run on CNG, with conversion costing about $8,000 a vehicle.
Subsequent to December 31, 2005 and through February 27, 2006, the AOGC
approved field rules for another field, the New Quitman Field, located in Cleburne and Faulkner counties in Arkansas.
The company expects variability throughout the play area, therefore the drainage area per well, gas-in-place and ultimate recovery estimates discussed above and included in the company's AOGC
filings are not necessarily indicative of the estimated ultimate drainage area, gas-in-place or recovery for the fields, the other pilot areas or the entire play area.
The application also sought and received AOGC
approval for wells completed within the Fayetteville Shale formation to be spaced at a minimum distance of 560 feet apart.
But some of the used water can still be beneficial for surface purposes, according to the AOGC
and the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality.
is the Lower 48 oil and gas exploration and production division of Los Angeles-based ARCO.
Succeeding Coffee as general attorney for AOGC
is Stephen Molina, AOGC
's senior litigation attorney since 1985.
Kelly is currently AOGC
vice president of Human Resources.