04 Apr '11, 12pm

Along scar from the Iron Curtain, a Green Belt rises in Germany

As concerns grow in the U.S. about the environmental impact of hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking,” to extract natural gas from shale, companies have set their sights on Europe and its abundant reserves of this “unconventional” gas. But from Britain to Poland, critics warn of the potentially high environmental cost of this looming energy boom.

Full article: http://e360.yale.edu/feature/along_scar_from_iron_curtain...

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