The Hermosa Beach project calls for 4 wastewater injection wells
Wastewater injection is causing stronger and more frequent “ruptures” across the eastern and central swathes of the state, a research team says.
By Alan Neuhauser July 3, 2014 | 2:00 p.m. EDT + More
It’s the shakiest state in the nation, and now we know why.
Wastewater injection, a critical part of the Oklahoma oil boom, is behind the state’s dramatic surge in earthquakes since 2009, a new study finds.