Energy Industry Legacy: Hundreds of Abandoned Wells Leaking Methane in Alberta Communities

Nine of those wells were leaking at a level that Alberta Health says poses a risk of neurological damage to nearby residents.

Six of them were leaking methane at more than 10,000 parts per million (ppm), a level deemed “life threatening” by Alberta Health.

https://thetyee.ca/News/2017/06/28/Energy-Industry-Legacy/

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