Sept. 29 — The Wall Street Journal recently found that of the 20,000 flaring permit requests companies submitted to the state agency over the last five years, none was denied. Roughly $1 million worth of natural gas is burned away daily in the Permian Basin as a result of insufficient natural gas pipelines amid an oil-producing boom, according to the newspaper.

— Austin American-Statesman

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