Oh, I'm sure it does. Is Hydrogen used in carbon sequestration process or is it used when they CO2 flood fields?
The topic is likely a misstatement. It should read, even more government expropriation powers ceded to PRIVATE companies, who are given GOVT power to TAKE PRIVATE property for CORPORATE profit.
I for one just do not like to see governmental expropriation powers willy nilly ceded to private companies. I don't even like how the current law permits such . . . But, that's just me. The taking of private property is a big deal to me. Perhaps not to others.
Well, I look at it like this, the Commisoner has to approve the project. And then it will have to go to court. Its not like a company can just say its mine, they have to convince a judge the project is for the public benifit and what the fair price is. Its really two levels of due process.
I agree that it would be easy to abuse expropriation powers. And that the powers should be used as sparingly as possible. To me it is important that on landowner should not stand in the way of needed infrastructure, but I would be absolutly opposed to the taking of property for somthing like a shopping mall.
As exciting as this is, we know that we have a responsibility to do this thing correctly. After all, we want the farm to remain a place where the family can gather for another 80 years and beyond. This site was born out of these desires. Before we started this site, googling "shale' brought up little information. Certainly nothing that was useful as we negotiated a lease. Read More