A Pennsylvania debate over Marcellus natural gas drilling will include big names:
Two of the biggest names in the debate over regulation of gas drilling in the Marcellus Shale region are headlining an educational public forum at Marywood University next week. U.S. Sen. Robert P. Casey, D-Scranton, and Kathryn Klaber, president of the Marcellus Shale Coalition, will be among six panelists to present their views Aug. 19 on the regional, statewide and national impact of development of natural gas resources in the Northeast.
Casey and Klaber stand on opposite ends of a regulatory spectrum when it comes to federal oversight of hydraulic fracturing – the process of injecting millions of gallons of water mixed with sand and a small amount of chemicals into the shale under high pressure to release the natural gas inside.
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