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Yes! Gov. Cuomo Bans Fracking!

On December 17, 2014, New York State officially dashed the hopes of hydrofracking companies looking to tap into the rich natural gas deposits of the Marcellus Shale. Governor Cuomo cited environmental and health concerns as the basis for his decision … Continue reading

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The Hydrofracturing Menace

The cover story of this week’s edition of Time magazine raises an issue that deeply disturbs me: hydrofracturing and its effects on the environment. Natural gas companies have set their sights on shale as the best source of natural gas. Sounds great, doesn’t it? But wait. Hydrofracturing … Continue reading

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