- She said her departure has long been planned, but was delayed by the controversy between communities and industry over fracking.Read more
- Experts say that the county is reliant on oil revenues.Read more
Some Democrats think that the recommendations from the governor’s oil and gas task force didn't go far enough.
Participating homeowners get as much as $2,500 in improvements, paid by fees from homes and businesses bigger than 5,000 square feet.
What the bill does: Taxpayers who claim an investment tax credit for renewable energy would be able to get an 80 percent refund of their credit.
Local governments that impose fracking restrictions would be required pay mineral owners if the regulations reduce their property values by at least 60 percent.
Many residents said the large power line poles would ruin their views and that the line itself could hurt their health.