18 Apr '11, 8pm

Fracking Concerns Dim Excitement About Natural Gas Production

Fracking Concerns Dim Excitement About Natural Gas Production

Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, an innovative method for obtaining natural gas that exists in shale, has proven so successful, along with horizontal drilling technology, it has created a modern day gold rush for natural gas companies and utilities trying to steer away from burning coal. But it may also be potentially polluting underground water tables with a scary mixture of chemicals and carcinogens that are used in the process.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/04/18/fracking-concerns-dim...

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