Sunday, June 26, 2011

Wall Street Journal Aims To Separate Truth From Fiction Regarding Hydraulic Fracturing

The Wall Street Journal has published an article in an effort "to separate truth from fiction in the main allegations against the shale revolution" - hydraulic fracturing. The article also notes that the industry "will have to take great drilling care while better making its public case. In this age of saturation media, a single serious example of water contamination could lead to a political panic that would jeopardize tens of billions of dollars of investment. The industry needs to establish best practices and blow the whistle on drillers that dodge the rules."

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