University of Colorado Boulder Scientists Link 10,800-Foot-Deep Fracking Wastewater Well to More Than 200 Earthquakes

When the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission ordered NGL Water Solutions to stop fracking wastewater injection operations a month ago, a group of University of Colorado Boulder researchers began conducting a possess investigation.

NGL, before famous as High Sierra Water Services, was given accede to resume a activities during a 10,800-foot-deep good a few weeks later, though a CU commentary advise that shouldn’t have happened. Anne Sheehan and her group found that a good is related to some-more than 200 earthquakes, the geophysics highbrow in a CU Department of Geological Sciences told Boulder County Business Report.