The American Petroleum Institute (API) has delivered major legal blow to the proposed DRBC fracking ban by setting out the many legal flaws to the thing.
API just delivered its comments on the proposed DRBC fracking ban. You can find their announcement and links to the comments, as well as a 42MB appendix setting out every conceivable technical problem, here. It’s fantastic work and indicates a real commitment by API to fighting this unjust political action. The in-depth analysis is very smart, reinforces comments made by frustrated landowners and explains points we’ve made repeatedly here. The key parts, as I see them, are highlighted in this version. They speak for themselves and follow: