WVSORO Legislation Presentation This Monday & Documentary Premiere on WV Surface Owners

WVSORO to present to Legislature on orphaned wells

This Monday, Dave McMahon of WVSORO is going to present to a West Virginia Legislative interim committee on problems of and solutions for orphaned wells. The presentation will be Monday July 17, 2019 at 3 pm.  The public can tune in to watch and listen by going to http://www.wvlegislature.gov/live.cfm and clicking on the House of Delegates Chamber.  (We have noted that sometimes this works better on cell phones than computers.)


CBS & ProPublica documentary records surface owners’ W.Va. Supreme Court victory

“Powerless: The High Cost of Cheap Gas”  the CBSN Originals & ProPublica documentary that  follows Beth Crowder and David Wentz through the recent WV Supreme Court case and win against EQT premiered on CBSN on July 14, 2019.  

report already appeared on the ProPublica website and the Charleston Gazette Mail on this case. A videographer also followed the case, and today the half-hour documentary was released on both the CBSN online web site and the ProPublica web site. ProPublica is an organization that funds investigative reporting by supporting and cooperating with local reporters on important issues. 


Updated: June 30, 2020 — 11:55 am
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