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Texas Fracking Disclosure Law Signed and Praised

by Kenneth E. DuBose on July 18, 2011

Texas became the first state with active legislation regarding the disclosure of chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing when Governor Rick Perry signed the bill into law. The fracking legislation was welcomed as the industry defends itself in places like the Marcellus Shale. Texas, as a more mature producing state, stepped forward to provide direction and […]

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US Forest Service Might Limit Fracking

by Kenneth E. DuBose on July 11, 2011

The US Forest Service has drafted a plan that will ban fracking in parts of the George Washington National Forest.  I guess the Forest Service feels the need to make a decision before the EPA concludes its study on Hydraulic Fracturing. The worry is this policy might expand if it is allowed. Hopefully, we’ll get […]

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