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Legislative Roundup: Sine Die

The 2017 legislature adjourned sine die this Wednesday after a roller coaster final week characterized by disagreements between chambers and disputes among the House Republican…

Week 9 legislative roundup, now with more actions!

We’re entering week ten of the Idaho Legislature, the home stretch, but there's still work to be done.  The Joint Finance and Appropriations Committee has…

2017 Legislative Update, Week 5

Last Monday we hosted our 2nd Grassroots Lobby Day at the Idaho Capitol. IORC members met with legislators on both sides of the aisle to talk grocery tax…

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RECLAMATION BONDING REQUIREMENTS FOR OIL AND GAS WELLS

The Oil and Gas Reclamation Bonding Amounts matrix lists the bonding requirements for 11 states and the federal government. Reclamation bonds are intended to ensure…

THE FLARING BOOM

Surging oil production in shale hot spots, like the Bakken in North Dakota and Eagle Ford in Texas, has increased waste of natural gas through…

NO TIME TO WASTE

No Time to Waste examines standards and disposal practices around radioactive oil and gas waste in Colorado, Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wyoming. It…