Fracking earthquakes

According to a recent report, fracking earthquakes are highly unlikely. “Fracking” is an informal term for hydraulic fracturing, which is the process of extracting natural gas from the ground. The United States has enough natural gas to last more than 100 years....

Working for greater regulations on shale fracking

Some of the complaints about permitting gas companies to use hydraulic fracturing chemicals to extract natural gas from the earth center around concerns that there will not be enough regulation of the industry. However, many state governments and federal lawmakers are...