An Ohio state official is unhappy with continued criticism of Ohio's injection well program.
Geologist Tom Tomastik said, "Here is the kind of crap I have to deal with from our folks who live in Athens," reported EnergyWire reporter Mike Soraghan on Tuesday.
His comment came along with a copy of detailed criticism from groups in Athens County to two industry consultants, the publication reported..
He also offered comment to the Government Accountability Project that is investigating Ohio's injection well program, it said.
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