Mayor Causes Uproar With Second Job as Frac Sand Executive Director
- Published: Thursday, 07 February 2013 11:17
Two new full-time staff members would work on air-quality permitting, compliance and monitoring at 54 frac sand mining and processing sites across the state.
Device measures material level in multiple locations in the vessel and estimates the volume in storage silos containing materials such as clinker, alumina, frac sand and fly ash.
Phelim McAleer, a filmmaker and investigative journalist, has released a new documentary called “FrackNation.” In the movie, McAleer faces threats, cops and bogus lawsuits as he questions green extremists for the truth about fracking.
In Whitehall, Wis., a divisive public hearing over frac sand ended in approvals for two new mining projects, despite citizen complaints that some elected officials were dealing themselves into the frac sand business at the expense of their neighbors.