Jimmy Davis

Water Conservation
8:00 pm
Tue November 26, 2013

Oilfield Water Recycling: Good for the environment but not the bank account

Jimmy Davis, the operations manager of Fasken Oil and Ranch, which now recycles almost half the water it uses in fracking.
Credit Jerod Foster / texastribune.org

Standing on a sprawling ranch where drilling rigs, cranes and bobbing stripper wells form a makeshift skyline, Jimmy Davis is not thinking solely about sucking up oil. It is not the only precious liquid that is pumped from under the land that he manages according to a recent article in the Texas Tribune.

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