- Category: Public Notices
- Published on 02 April 2014
- Written by Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR A FLUID INJECTION WELL PERMIT IN A PRODUCTIVE FORMATION
XTO Energy Inc. - 6141 Paluxy Drive, Tyler, TX 75703 is applying to the Railroad Commission of Texas for a permit to inject fluid into a porous formation which is productive of oil or gas.
The applicant proposes to inject oil and gas waste into the Bacon/Hill Sand formations in its New Hope Unit Lease, Well Number(s) 81. The proposed injection well is located 8 miles NE of Winnsboro in the New Hope Fields, in Franklin County, Texas. The fluid waste will be injected into strata in the subsurface depth interval from 7300 to 7600 feet.
LEGAL AUTHORITY: Chapter 27 of the Texas Water Code, as amended, Title 3 of the Texas Natural Resources Code, as amended, and the Statewide Rules of the Oil and gas Division of the Railroad Commission of Texas.
Requests for a public hearing from persons who can show they are adversely affected, or requests for further information concerning any aspect of this application should be submitted in writing, within fifteen days of publication, to the Environmental Services Section, Oil and Gas Division, Railroad Commission of Texas, P. O. Box 12967, Capitol Station, Austin, Texas 78711 (Telephone 512/463-6792)