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Is New York About To Face An Energy Crisis? - OilPrice.com

August 24, 2017 - 9:31am

Is New York About To Face An Energy Crisis?
OilPrice.com
Amid the fracking boom that brought natural gas prices to historic lows and led to the transition of a lot of power generation capacity from coal to gas, New York and New England may face power shortages tantamount to an “energy crisis” due to state ...

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LETTER Not a fan of fracking - Observer-Reporter

August 23, 2017 - 6:19pm

LETTER Not a fan of fracking
Observer-Reporter
Whatever the amount is, it's not enough. Needless to say, I am not a big fan of fracking. I live about a quarter-mile from a Range Resource well. My neighbors and I have been subjected to 24-hour noise from heavy equipment, trucks, the constant hum of ...

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There may be a huge flaw in UK fracking hopes – the geology - The Independent

August 23, 2017 - 6:02pm

The Independent

There may be a huge flaw in UK fracking hopes – the geology
The Independent
Meanwhile, opponents raise understandable concerns about the environmental impact of the hydraulic fracturingfracking – that would be involved and on the industrial scale required. This seems to have resonated with the public, with support for ...

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17.6 million Americans live close to active oil and gas (and fracking) wells - EurekAlert (press release)

August 22, 2017 - 11:18pm

EurekAlert (press release)

17.6 million Americans live close to active oil and gas (and fracking) wells
EurekAlert (press release)
The researchers looked at hydraulic fracturing (fracking) wells, which typically use sand, water and chemicals to release oil or gas from rock formations -- a process generally referred to as "unconventional" -- as well as active conventional oil and ...
More than 17 MILLION Americans are exposed to toxic fumes that could give you cancer, heart disease, dementia, or ...Daily Mail

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Protest Song Of The Week: 'Fracking The Planet' By Buck Gooter - Shadowproof (blog)

August 22, 2017 - 10:14pm

Shadowproof (blog)

Protest Song Of The Week: 'Fracking The Planet' By Buck Gooter
Shadowproof (blog)
The duo, Buck Gooter, from Harrisonburg, Virginia, play raw, throbbing experimental rock that is alternatively brutal and bluesy. Drawing from aggressive noise, elemental post-punk, and narrative story-songs, Billy Brett and Terry Turtle make music ...

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Environmental Activists Lobby Against Federal Fracking Plan - SweetwaterNOW.com

August 22, 2017 - 3:27pm

SweetwaterNOW.com

Environmental Activists Lobby Against Federal Fracking Plan
SweetwaterNOW.com
The Center for Biological Diversity and the Sierra Club today lodged formal comments with the federal government opposing a massive gas fracking project that spans 220 square miles of public land in Wyoming south of Yellowstone National Park.

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Massive Fracking Plan Near Yellowstone National Park Threatens ... - EcoWatch

August 22, 2017 - 12:05pm

EcoWatch

Massive Fracking Plan Near Yellowstone National Park Threatens ...
EcoWatch
The Normally Pressured Lance gas field would destroy wildlife habitat and worsen ozone pollution, a major cause of childhood asthma, in areas already ...

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The push for UK fracking may be 55 million years too late - New Scientist

August 22, 2017 - 5:45am

New Scientist

The push for UK fracking may be 55 million years too late
New Scientist
Cuadrilla hopes to use hydraulic fracturing – known as fracking – to extract gas from shale rocks buried deep underground. The same technique has proved an enormous success in the US: in 2016, about 60 per cent of the country's natural gas production ...

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