The Impact of Energy Development on Water Use

7 Mar 2017  |  Episode #97  |  with Jason Oyler

Susquehanna River Basin Commission (SRBC) General Counsel Jason Oyler provides a fascinating look at how the SRBC sprung into action when unconventional gas drilling (i.e., fracking) started in the Susquehanna River Basin. Jason covers how the SRBC promulgated rules quickly, addressed the quantity and location of water used, implemented a system of low flow pass-bys, and monitored water quality.

Reese Tisdale discusses current water market conditions in the energy sector in our Bluefield on Tap segment.