Texas oil and gas regulators say there is no evidence that a record 4.0 earthquake last month in the northern part of the state was caused by injecting oilfield waste into underground wells.
Breaking news from NBC 5. The U.S. Geological Survey reports an earthquake rattled North Texas early Monday afternoon.
The U.S. Geological Survey reports an earthquake rattled North Texas Saturday morning.
Operators of five North Texas injection wells will be required to conduct testing following a 4.0 magnitude earthquake Thursday evening in rural Johnson County, the Railroad Commission of Texas says.
A remote area of North Texas has experienced an earthquake that was unusually strong for the region. A Shell Gas Station in Venus captured the quake on surveillance video.
The U.S. Geological Survey confirms a 4.0 magnitude earthquake rattled North Texas Thursday evening.
The U.S. Geological Survey reports a 2.7-magnitude earthquake rattled North Texas Monday.
The USGS confirms two earthquakes rattled North Texas on Sunday.
Just as new scientific reports are reinforcing links between fracking and earthquakes, Texas legislators are moving to limit cities’ control over oil and gas drilling in their communities.
More than a dozen areas in the United States have been shaken in recent years by small earthquakes triggered by oil and gas drilling, a government report released Thursday found.