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More Fracking Lies from the EPA, Part Deux

Guest post by David Middleton This is the promised sequel to More Fracking Lies from the EPA. The EPA’s new report on fracking can be downloaded here: Hydraulic Fracturing for Oil and Gas: Impacts from the Hydraulic Fracturing Water Cycle on Drinking Water Resources in the United States (Final Report) Most of this report deals…

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Britain authorises Fracking under National Parks

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Britain has just controversially allowed fracking under National Parks. The fracking rigs can’t be erected inside the parks, but horizontal drilling from properties adjoining the parks, into land which lays underneath the parks, is now permitted. MPs have voted to allow fracking for shale gas 1,200m below national parks and…