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The New Darlings Of Wall Street: The Folly Of Oil Fracking Investing - Seeking Alpha

June 28, 2017 - 1:36pm

The New Darlings Of Wall Street: The Folly Of Oil Fracking Investing
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Diamondback belongs to that exclusive group of oil producers called 'frackers', which uses modern drilling techniques (i.e., hydraulic fracturing, horizontal drilling and 3D seismic imaging technologies) to extract oil that was thought to be ...

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Opinion: It's nonsense to say fracking can be made safe, whatever guidelines we come up with - Phys.Org

June 28, 2017 - 9:48am

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Opinion: It's nonsense to say fracking can be made safe, whatever guidelines we come up with
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Fracking or hydraulic fracturing involves pumping up to 16 Olympic swimming pools' worth of water, chemical additives and sand into shale rocks lying between 2km and 3km underground. This creates a dense network of small fractures in the rocks ...

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Broomfield councilman accuses DC firm of engaging in dirty politics to support fracking - FOX31 Denver

June 27, 2017 - 11:27pm

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Broomfield councilman accuses DC firm of engaging in dirty politics to support fracking
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BROOMFIELD, Colo. — The debate over fracking is leading to unsavory campaign tactics in Broomfield, according to some council members. Players in the oil and natural gas industry have been accused of funding what many are calling dirty politics with ...

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Oklahoma regulators, researchers release update on fracking-related earthquakes - NewsOK.com

June 27, 2017 - 5:45pm

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Oklahoma regulators, researchers release update on fracking-related earthquakes
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Oklahoma regulators and researchers said Tuesday new protocols to manage and prevent earthquakes linked to hydraulic fracturing operations are showing positive results in the first six months. The update from the Oklahoma Corporation Commission and ...
Efforts to curb quakes tied to fracking successful, state regulators sayTulsa World

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Commentary: Reconsider Obama fracking rules - Chron.com

June 27, 2017 - 7:36am

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Commentary: Reconsider Obama fracking rules
Chron.com
Last month, researchers published two major studies showing minimal environmental risks posed by oil and natural gas development. These peer-reviewed studies directly contradict two of the main claims leveled by environmental activists – namely, that ...

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Recent report highlights pros and cons of fracking | kens5.com - KENS 5 TV

June 27, 2017 - 7:26am

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Recent report highlights pros and cons of fracking | kens5.com
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Austin - The oil and gas production boom seen by Texas over the past seven years has impacted many of the state's residents in a variety of ways, both positive ...

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First permit application revives 'fracking' debate in Illinois - Peoria Journal Star

June 27, 2017 - 12:16am

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First permit application revives 'fracking' debate in Illinois
Peoria Journal Star
The first application for a drilling permit has renewed the fracking debate in Illinois four years after the controversial practice was approved. Woolsey Companies Inc, based in Wichita, Kansas, is seeking permission to drill a mile-deep well near the ...
Illinois' first fracking permit reignites controversyTerre Haute Tribune Star
Application To Start Fracking In Illinois Draws Protest « CBS ChicagoCBS Chicago
Fracking Application DelayedWSIU

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