|Climate Science Watch||–||
NFUG, CSPW Fracking 2 According to its proponents, natural gas is supposed to be the bridge between old, dirty energy and new, clean, sustainable energy.
Tonight, the Lee County Board of Commissioners was planning to consider adopting a temporary moratorium on gasand oil drilling and fracking within its borders, and the Sanford City Council on Tuesday was going to consider proposed ordinances on the …
|San Antonio Business Journal||–||
Hydraulic fracturing uses a small fraction of freshwater consumed in Texas and natural gas-fired power plants save 33 gallons for every one gallon used to extract it from the ground.
|New York Times||–||
The rules were the Obama administration’s first effort to regulate fracking, but they applied only to oil and gas production on federal and tribal lands. The vast majority offracking in the United States – almost 90 percent – is done on state and …
Michigan’s oil and gas industry and its regulators have a long way to go toward convincing the public that the development process known as hydraulic fracturing, orfracking, is environmentally sound, said the director of a study on the practice …
An enormous pollution plume that spun around central Texas last year appears to have been triggered by a single oil and gas collection facility. The plume is just one example of how the fracking boom is changing the environment in the Lone Star State.