Increases in royalties paid by oil and gas producers, lease rates targeted in Biden review

Bonding rate paid on wells was established in mid-20th century

By: - March 26, 2021 5:00 am

Oil and gas infrastructure is seen on the Roan Plateau in far western Colorado. (Courtesy of EcoFlight)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter in the States Newsroom Washington bureau. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues as well as climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.

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