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Pennsylvania getting ready to begin shale well inspections

By Bob Downing Published: November 5, 2013

From NPR's StateImpact Pennsylvania:

Pennsylvania's Department of Environmental Protection is getting ready to begin new inspections of Marcellus and Utica shale wells, reports the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

Since February 2011, drillers have been required to conduct a mechanical integrity inspection of every well four times a year and to submit those reports to the state.

Now the state is prepared to begin its own inspections.

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