The organization lambasted Moniz for his preference for fossil fuels as an energy source and for being a fracking “cheerleader.”
And two weeks after fracking began on the land around her house, Jane says, “our water went bad.”
How the Kings of fracking Double-Crossed Their Way to Riches by Abrahm Lustgarten.
The higher the price, the more investment there will be in fracking projects.
The controversial technique of fracturing, or fracking, involves drilling into rock formations to release oil embedded in shale.
fracking, in this regard, is no different from gypsum mining, or some kinds of industrial agriculture.
This is, more or less, the position of political conservatives, who have come down firmly on the side of the fracking industry.
They face no threat from fracking--they will always have cheaper, more plentiful oil than North Dakota or Alberta.
The company had built an empire off finding and drilling natural gas discoveries as the fracking boom rolled across the country.
Gas production has become much cheaper with the growth of fracking -- forcing open rocks by injecting fluid into cracks.