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June 30th, 2010:

Citations Against Gas Drillers Have Doubled

American Energy Coalition - June 30th, 2010

Pennsylvania environmental regulators have issued nearly 565 citations against Marcellus Shale natural gas operators so far in 2010 - about twice the 2009 pace, according to a story in the Philadelphia Inquirer. Five companies were responsible for half the violations, and nearly three-quarters of them occurred in five north-central Pennsylvania counties where shale-gas drilling is most intensely concentrated, according to a report by the Department of Environmental Protection.

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