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Group runs 80 miles to bring attention to fracking - KOB 4

June 26, 2017 - 10:27pm

KOB 4

Group runs 80 miles to bring attention to fracking
KOB 4
New Mexico Oil and Gas Association officials told KOB that fracking has been used in New Mexico more than 50,000 times in the last 50 years with no documented cases of groundwater contamination. They added that fracking is considered very safe.

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NYS Exposed: Fracking waste dumped in Finger Lakes landfill - News 10NBC

June 26, 2017 - 9:57pm

News 10NBC

NYS Exposed: Fracking waste dumped in Finger Lakes landfill
News 10NBC
It includes drilling waste from Pennsylvania fracking sites. Moran says, "It's easy for waste to come from Pennsylvania and our own drilling operations to landfills that might not be properly equipped to handle that waste." Drilling waste is the debris ...

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House energy leader praises fracking, warns against supporting renewables - ThinkProgress

June 26, 2017 - 5:04pm

ThinkProgress

House energy leader praises fracking, warns against supporting renewables
ThinkProgress
Walden lauded fracking several times in his presentation, emphasizing how the increase in natural gas production over the past decade has helped the United States reduce reduce carbon emissions as it switches away from coal-fired generation. He also ...

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North Dakota officials allow fracking at Missouri River | North Dakota ... - Bismarck Tribune

June 26, 2017 - 4:08pm

KFGO

North Dakota officials allow fracking at Missouri River | North Dakota ...
Bismarck Tribune
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota officials have lifted a moratorium on industrial water permits, allowing the oil industry to access water from the Little ...
North Dakota allows Missouri River water for frackingSFGate

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Tyler Morning Telegraph - Editorial: New study shows fracking has ... - Tyler Morning Telegraph

June 26, 2017 - 1:04pm

Tyler Morning Telegraph - Editorial: New study shows fracking has ...
Tyler Morning Telegraph
An important report was issued last week by Academy of Medicine, Engineering and Science of Texas, the state's premier scientific body, about hydraulic ...

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Global Hydraulic Fracturing Market Size Is Expected To Reach US$ 102.1 Bn By 2023 - Technorati

June 26, 2017 - 2:56am

Technorati

Global Hydraulic Fracturing Market Size Is Expected To Reach US$ 102.1 Bn By 2023
Technorati
The latest market report published by Credence Research, Inc. “Hydraulic Fracturing Market, By Technology, By Application, By Materials and By Geography- Growth, Future Prospects and Competitive Analysis, 2016 – 2023,” the global hydraulic fracturing ...

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Of Course Fracking Is Safe, Stanford Prof Says - Forbes

June 26, 2017 - 12:01am

Forbes

Of Course Fracking Is Safe, Stanford Prof Says
Forbes
And when properly regulated, he added, hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is safe for the environment, as demonstrated by the 250,000 fracked wells already operating in the U.S.. "The assertion that this caused or will soon cause severe environmental ...

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Letter: Voice your opinion on fracking waste ban - Norwich Bulletin

June 25, 2017 - 9:21pm

Letter: Voice your opinion on fracking waste ban
Norwich Bulletin
Kevin Skulczyck, Griswold's first selectman and state representative, has voiced his concerns about Hartford's failure to pass House Bill 6329, which would have banned fracking waste from coming to Connecticut for processing and eventual release into ...

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Fracking Colorado: Impact on environment and people - Workers World

June 25, 2017 - 6:26pm

Workers World

Fracking Colorado: Impact on environment and people
Workers World
The process of frackinghydraulic fracturing — involves drilling deep wells and injecting into them a mix of chemicals, sand and millions of gallons of water per well at high pressure. This splits the rock along fissures, allowing oil and gas to be ...

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The Link Between Fracking and Earthquakes Is Becoming Clearer - The American Interest

June 25, 2017 - 10:01am

Gold Seek

The Link Between Fracking and Earthquakes Is Becoming Clearer
The American Interest
Parts of the United States have seen a sharp uptick in the amount of seismic activity over the past few years. These earthquakes are generally small in magnitude—in many cases incapable of being detected without sophisticated instrumentation—but ...
What's Causing The Massive Increase In Earthquakes In Middle America? It's Not FrackingGold Seek

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We Hear You: Friction Over Texas Fracking and Russian Fighter Jet Action - Daily Signal

June 25, 2017 - 6:06am

Daily Signal

We Hear You: Friction Over Texas Fracking and Russian Fighter Jet Action
Daily Signal
A worker tends to a manifold and pumps at a Chesapeake Energy hydraulic fracturing operation in 2011 near Carrizo Springs, Texas. (Photo: John Davenport/San Antonio Express-News/ZumaPress/Newscom) ...

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In the heated fracking world, a Boulder company's new chemistry may help cool the waters - Boulder Daily Camera

June 24, 2017 - 11:00am

In the heated fracking world, a Boulder company's new chemistry may help cool the waters
Boulder Daily Camera
When oil and gas companies reuse water for hydraulic fracturing, "That really is the most appropriate use. I am really supportive of companies who do this," Belanger said. PeroxyMAX treats and eliminates various contaminants in frack water so that it ...

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Wouldn't be a budget debate without some talk of fracking and taxing - New Philadelphia Times Reporter

June 24, 2017 - 7:17am

Wouldn't be a budget debate without some talk of fracking and taxing
New Philadelphia Times Reporter
COLUMBUS It wouldn't be a biennial budget debate without a little final talk of raising taxes on oil and gas produced via horizontal hydraulic fracturing. It was toward the end of the first gathering of the Conference Committee, the panel that will ...

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Fracking actually helps the environment - Tulsa Beacon

June 23, 2017 - 5:58pm

Fracking actually helps the environment
Tulsa Beacon
Or so say environmental activists who will trot out any line of attack in their crusade against fossil fuels. For years, the green movement has spread falsehoods about hydraulic fracturing — or fracking — the practice of unlocking hydrocarbons by ...

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New fracking water treatment patent; Evoqua wins Chevron safety award; US Stockholm Junior Water Prize announced - Water Technology Online

June 23, 2017 - 11:07am

Water Technology Online

New fracking water treatment patent; Evoqua wins Chevron safety award; US Stockholm Junior Water Prize announced
Water Technology Online
The patents cover the only known production processes for large-scale quantities of reactive oxygen species in easy-to-use liquid formulations. The patents are designed to lessen the environmental impacts of fracking and allow oil and gas companies to ...

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Industry group to enviros: End fracking rhetoric - Chron.com

June 23, 2017 - 7:35am

Chron.com

Industry group to enviros: End fracking rhetoric
Chron.com
A top Texas energy official urged anti-fracking activists this week to drop the rhetoric and work with industry to reduce the environmental impact of shale oil and gas development. It doesn't solve any problems to blame hydraulic fracturing for every ...

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Fracking essential to oil and gas production, but risks remain - New Orleans CityBusiness (blog)

June 22, 2017 - 3:51pm

New Orleans CityBusiness (blog)

Fracking essential to oil and gas production, but risks remain
New Orleans CityBusiness (blog)
A worker shovels the powder used to make a mixture with water used in the hydraulic fracturing process in the Marcellus Shale layer to release natural gas b at a Range Resources site where the process was underway in Claysville, Pa. Courtesy AP ...

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Fracking a safe route for energy production - The News-Press

June 22, 2017 - 12:06pm

The News-Press

Fracking a safe route for energy production
The News-Press
One safe and viable option for domestic oil and natural gas production is through hydraulic fracturing. Contrary to popular belief, this process has been used in the United States for nearly 70 years. It's not a new technology; the practice has been ...

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