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Old 11-06-2019, 06:17 PM
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Calgary-based Houston Oil & Gas ceases operations, leaving almost 1,300 wells needing cleanup
https://www.cbc.ca/news/business/hou...ells-1.5348828

whos going to paid for these clean ups
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Old 11-06-2019, 06:46 PM
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the orphan well fund is funded by industry . so as the list grows the burden on the " survivors " grows , most of which are probably already struggling .
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Old 11-06-2019, 08:21 PM
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Taxpayers, both now and more-so later on.

Not imposing an orphan well levy on wells/oil field structures built was a serious lack of foresight going way back.
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Old 11-07-2019, 07:27 AM
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Take it out of Quebec's share. We all gotta pay
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