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FAQ Released on Induced Seismicity

July 31, 2014 —
A document on Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) related to Induced Seismicity has been released for public knowledge on the website. This document answers various questions related to the Induced Seismicity and areas of study at Induced Seismicity Consortium.
California Council on Science and Technology (CCST) had seeked literature and data for review of well stimulation technologies in California and ISC submitted its recent study on " Hydraulic Fracturing and Induced Seismicity in California-A case study" and FAQ as relevant literature for Senate Bill 4(SB4) which is related to oil and gas well stimulation.