Oklahoma Governor signs pro-fracking bill
Published: Monday, 01 June 2015
Governors in Texas and Oklahoma have now signed bills that prohibit local bans on fracking and other oil and gas activity. Some local residents continue to oppose the process, which they say could have negative environmental consequences.
|Local opposition to
House Bill 40 continues in Denton, Texas, while others
highlight concerns in Oklahoma state.
Source: Crystal J.
Oklahoma has become the second US state in as many weeks to
stop bans on the hydraulic fracturing (fracking) process and
other oil and gas operations.