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Sweden may start fracking to make mines safer - The Independent Barents Observer

News Feed - October 9, 2017 - 8:30am

The Independent Barents Observer

Sweden may start fracking to make mines safer
The Independent Barents Observer
LKAB will analyze the results from the tests and decide whether to adopt fracking on an operational scale in Kiruna and Malmberget. In the US fracking has attracted criticism due to the use of chemicals that critics fear risk entering the water supply ...

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False fracking news - Tribune-Review

News Feed - October 8, 2017 - 9:03pm

False fracking news
Tribune-Review
I am saddened and disgusted by false news and uninformed information published about area fracking. We should welcome gas exploration in the rural areas of Lower Burrell and Upper Burrell. A recent letter-writer stated that the gas companies are ...

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Why "Windfall" Should Catalyze Campus Conversations on Fracking and Energy Abundance - Inside Higher Ed (blog)

News Feed - October 8, 2017 - 7:32pm

Inside Higher Ed (blog)

Why "Windfall" Should Catalyze Campus Conversations on Fracking and Energy Abundance
Inside Higher Ed (blog)
The change that we seem to talk about least in higher education is perhaps the most important. That is the transition from scarce to abundant energy. Perhaps Meghan O'Sullivan's excellent new book, Windfall: How the New Energy Abundance Upends Global ...

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Court sides with board to keep fracking ban issue off ballot - Ashland Times Gazette

News Feed - October 7, 2017 - 8:14pm

Court sides with board to keep fracking ban issue off ballot
Ashland Times Gazette
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court has upheld a county elections board's decision to reject another ballot measure that would have allowed Youngstown voters to ban the natural gas drilling technique called hydraulic fracturing in their ...

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Change takes places on fracking panel from conservationists - Shelby Star

News Feed - October 7, 2017 - 1:30pm

Change takes places on fracking panel from conservationists
Shelby Star
RALEIGH — North Carolina lawmakers are moving to shut conservationists out of guaranteed seats on the state panel responsible for fracking oversight and ...

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Fracking ban enacted in Lake George - Sun Community News

News Feed - October 7, 2017 - 11:17am

Sun Community News

Fracking ban enacted in Lake George
Sun Community News
LAKE GEORGE | Declaring their intent to protect Lake George's environment, the Lake George Town Board recently established a new law banning hydraulic fracturing in town. On Sept. 11 the town board voted unanimously to amend their zoning law to ban ...

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Change takes places on fracking panel from conservationists - San ... - San Francisco Chronicle

News Feed - October 6, 2017 - 6:03pm

Change takes places on fracking panel from conservationists - San ...
San Francisco Chronicle
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina lawmakers are moving to shut conservationists out of guaranteed seats on the state panel responsible for fracking ...

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Youngstown news, High court upholds decision to nix fracking ... - Youngstown Vindicator

News Feed - October 6, 2017 - 11:35am

Youngstown news, High court upholds decision to nix fracking ...
Youngstown Vindicator
COLUMBUS — In a 4-3 decision today, the Ohio Supreme Court rejected an appeal by officials with two organizations to put charter amendments on ...

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Kalnin Ventures to acquire Marcellus Shale assets from Carrizo Oil & Gas for $84 mln - PE Hub (blog)

News Feed - October 6, 2017 - 10:22am

The Denver Post

Kalnin Ventures to acquire Marcellus Shale assets from Carrizo Oil & Gas for $84 mln
PE Hub (blog)
Houston-based energy company Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc has agreed to sell its assets in the Marcellus Shale to Kalnin Ventures for $84 million in cash. The deal is expected to close by the end of November 2017. Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP represented ...
No on 301: Broomfield fracking question could derail reasonable ...The Denver Post
Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. - CRZO - Stock Price Today - ZacksZacks Investment Research

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Onshore fracking to begin in UK 'within weeks' - The Independent

News Feed - October 5, 2017 - 6:50pm

The Independent

Onshore fracking to begin in UK 'within weeks'
The Independent
Fracking for shale gas will begin in the UK within weeks, the company undertaking it for the first time has announced. Third Energy said it plans to complete five fracks in North Yorkshire before the end of 2017. The controversial technique involves ...

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No on 301: Broomfield fracking question could derail reasonable compromise - The Denver Post

News Feed - October 5, 2017 - 5:12pm

The Denver Post

No on 301: Broomfield fracking question could derail reasonable compromise
The Denver Post
Certainly, Broomfield residents are right to be concerned about the heavy industrial practice of hydraulic fracturing that is coming into neighborhoods and popping up around schools, parks and offices. But Question 301, while well-intentioned, would be ...

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Hulk actor wants to smash fracking in Florida - Tallahassee.com

News Feed - October 5, 2017 - 2:34pm

Tallahassee.com

Hulk actor wants to smash fracking in Florida
Tallahassee.com
Hulk smash fracking in Florida. Or at least Mark Ruffalo, the actor who plays him in the movies, wants to. Ruffalo will join Floridians Against Fracking in a conference call Friday night to discuss efforts to enact a statewide ban on the controversial ...

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Fracking plans for Cheshire submitted by IGas - BBC News - BBC.com - BBC News

News Feed - October 5, 2017 - 1:26pm

BBC News

Fracking plans for Cheshire submitted by IGas - BBC News - BBC.com
BBC News
Cheshire West and Cheshire Council will consider the county's first fracking application.

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Fracking backer slated for 'conservation' spot on board, as Cooper's nominees stall - News & Observer (blog)

News Feed - October 5, 2017 - 12:10pm

News & Observer (blog)

Fracking backer slated for 'conservation' spot on board, as Cooper's nominees stall
News & Observer (blog)
It could still be a few months until the state Utilities Commission and the Board of Education have a full board seated for meetings. Senate Rules Chairman Bill Rabon, a Brunswick County Republican, told reporters Wednesday that two appointments for ...

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Protect PT wants court to halt fracking in Penn Township - Tribune-Review

News Feed - October 5, 2017 - 10:37am

Protect PT wants court to halt fracking in Penn Township
Tribune-Review
Protect PT wants court to halt fracking in Penn Township. Rich Cholodofsky | Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, 9:45 a.m.. Members of activist group Protect PT announce a challenge to Penn Township's fracking ordinance at a. Tribune-Review. Members of activist ...

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Fracking ally lined up for 'conservation' appointment to state panel - WRAL.com

News Feed - October 4, 2017 - 11:48pm

WRAL.com

Fracking ally lined up for 'conservation' appointment to state panel
WRAL.com
He is an enthusiastic supporter of hydraulic fracturing, a process that uses a high-pressure mix of chemicals and water to crack shale rock well below ground to release natural gas. He was front and center in a recent fracas over whether the new ...

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Richmond bans fracking within town - MPNnow.com

News Feed - October 4, 2017 - 10:57pm

Richmond bans fracking within town
MPNnow.com
RICHMOND — The Richmond Town Board has voted unanimously to adopt a local law prohibiting high-volume hydraulic fracturing for natural gas, as well as other forms of unconventional gas exploration and drilling. After seven years of review and ...

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Scotland Rejects Fracking, Citing Overwhelming Public Opposition ... - Rigzone

News Feed - October 4, 2017 - 7:54pm

Rigzone

Scotland Rejects Fracking, Citing Overwhelming Public Opposition ...
Rigzone
Scotland will block fracking indefinitely after a public consultation found overwhelming opposition to the practice, the British region's energy minister says.
Scotland's Fracking Ban Has 99% Public SupportCleanTechnica
Scotland Has Banned Fracking Because 99% Of Residents Are ...Konbini US
Fracking Fails in ScotlandThe American Interest
The Conversation UK -Express.co.uk -Belfast Telegraph
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Monroeville company starting work on first Plum fracking project - Tribune-Review

News Feed - October 4, 2017 - 5:35pm

Monroeville company starting work on first Plum fracking project
Tribune-Review
Monroeville company starting work on first Plum fracking project. Dillon Carr | Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017, 5:30 p.m. ... Construction of the well pad at oil and gas exploration company Huntley & Huntley's first Marcellus shale drilling project in Plum ...

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Scotland's Fracking Ban Has 99% Public Support - CleanTechnica

News Feed - October 4, 2017 - 3:14pm

CleanTechnica

Scotland's Fracking Ban Has 99% Public Support
CleanTechnica
But a survey of 65,000 Scotland residents found an astonishing 99% are opposed to fracking. Faced with such overwhelming public opposition, the government has ordered a ban on fracking, a decision that has caused jubilation in some quarters and ...
Scotland Rejects Fracking, Citing Overwhelming Public OppositionRigzone
Fracking Fails in ScotlandThe American Interest
Scotland Has Banned Fracking Because 99% Of Residents Are Opposed To ItKonbini US
The Times -Hydrocarbons Technology -Premier
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