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CSSD Certifies Third Appalachian Operator With Largest Operational Audit Yet

The Pittsburgh-based Center for Sustainable Shale Development (CSSD) issued its third certification Tuesday, this one to Consol Energy Inc., confirming with its most wide-ranging audit yet that the company is in compliance with all 15 of its performance standards for oil and gas development in the Appalachian Basin.

Consol was certified in air and climate and water and waste. The company said the process began in October when it sent a trove of documents detailing its operations in three states to the independent auditing firm Bureau Veritas. In November, the firm started reviewing company documents, conducting staff interviews and making visits to 30 Consol sites in Ohio, West Virginia and Pennsylvania.

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