July 19, 2013
Energy production in Fracking cost Exxon. The cost of water waste is opportunity to gauge output and resources surrounding the production of energy. The news “UPDATE: Exxon Unit to Pay $100,000 to Resolve Alleged Clean Air Act Violation” is a modest fine to uncover a larger issue of managing outputs of energy development in the short-and-long-term.
The U.S. Department of Justice and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency stated, a subsidiary of Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM), XTO Energy Inc. agreed to pay a $100,000 penalty to resolve an alleged violation of the Clean Water Act from a discharge of wastewater at the Penn Township facility in Pennsylvania. “They are further to spend an estimated $20 million on a plan to improve wastewater-management practices,” from the Wall Street Journal.
The industry of energy are under scrutiny to engage in efficiencies, practices and structure to determine best practices in production.