Governor Cuomo has asked five additional people to join the thirteen members of DEC Commissioner Joseph Martin’s advisory panel on hydraulic fracturing for natural gas. Three of the new members are, Chemung County Executive, Thomas Santulli, Robert Williams of the Joint Landowners Coalition of New York, and Brad Gill, executive director of the New York’s Independent Oil & Gas Association. SCLOC congratulates these new and very talented members. This is very good news for all pro- drilling advocates in the state. The panel which is comprised of a mix of industry, lawmakers, and conservationists, held its first meeting Thursday at the DEC’s headquarters.
Some Good News for SCLOC
Lately, there has been much interest in Steuben County’s Utica Shale formation (which lies below the Marcellus) by the gas and oil industry.
Until next week,