40 CFR 147.2924 - Area permits.

§ 147.2924 Area permits.
(a) Area permits may be issued for more than one injection well if the following conditions are met:
(1) All existing wells are described and located in the permit application;
(2) All wells are within the same well field, project, reservoir or similar unit;
(3) All wells are of similar construction; and
(4) All wells are operated by the same owner/operator.
(b) Area permits shall specify:
(1) The area within which injection is authorized; and
(2) The requirements for construction, monitoring, reporting, operation and abandonment for all wells authorized by the permit.
(c) Area permits can authorize the construction and operation of new wells within the permit area, if:
(1) The permittee notifies the Regional Administrator in the annual report of when and where any new wells have or will be drilled;
(2) The new wells meet the criteria outlined in paragraphs (a) and (b) of this section; and
(3) The effects of the new wells were addressed in the permit application and approved by the Regional Administrator.

Title 40 published on 2013-07-01

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Title 40 published on 2013-07-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 40 CFR 147 after this date.

  • 2013-08-09; vol. 78 # 154 - Friday, August 9, 2013
    1. 78 FR 48639 - North Dakota Underground Injection Control Program Revision Application
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      ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
      Notice of public comment period and opportunity to request a public hearing.
      Comments will be accepted until September 9, 2013. Any member of the public can request a public hearing on this matter. A public hearing will only be held if requests indicate there is significant public interest. Request for a public hearing will be accepted until September 9, 2013. Requests for a public hearing may be mailed to: Craig Boomgaard EPA Region 8, 1595 Wynkoop Street, MSC 8P-W-UIC, Denver, Colorado, 80202. For additional information regarding the public hearing, please contact Craig Boomgaard (303) 312-6794 or boomgaard.craig@epa.gov.
      40 CFR Part 147