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Economic Benefits of Natural Gas in the U.S. are Significant

America’s Natural Gas Alliance (ANGA) recently explored the significant economic opportunities that natural gas development presents for the US economy both now and in the future. 62 more words


Fracking Brussels: A who's who of the shale gas lobby

Published by: Friends of the Earth Europe, July 2014
Author: Rachel Tansey
Editor: Helen Burley
Coordination and contributions: Antoine Simone, Natacha Cingotti, Samuel Fleet, Paul de Clerck… 568 more words


Fracking Week in Westminster (21st-22nd July)

24th July 2014

Transcripts of this week’s parliamentary questions and statements on:

  • Water use in fracking
  • Ineos shale gas processing plans at Grangemouth

With thanks to TheyWorkForYou.com

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Here's an effective way to sanction Russia, and why it hasn't happened so far

Western officials hoping to alter the behavior of Russian president Vladimir Putin are examining a lot of targets for sanctions, but analysts say one entity seems to be off the table for now—Gazprom.  920 more words

Reality Check on the Auditor General’s Report on DEP’s Oversight of Oil and Gas Operations

By Michael Krancer
Follow: @MikeKrancer 

The expected chorus of politically driven indignation is raining down in response to the Auditor General’s report released this Tuesday on the DEP’s performance in monitoring potential impacts to water quality from shale gas development, 2009-2012. 566 more words


Shale Plays in China are growing

There are six (6) main shale basins in China as shown in the map below.

China has recently claimed that its shale natural resource base surpasses 1,000 Tcf.

Source: pacwestcp.com


Fracking Britain: without debate, the Government imposes its 'right to rule'

Anti-fracking protest at Barton Moss – but as far as the Government is concerned, dissent is unimportant. Photo: Manchester Friends of the Earth via Flickr. 1,809 more words