US Secretly Approves Hundreds of Offshore Fracking Wells

US Secretly Approves Hundreds of Offshore Fracking Wells

As the US shale industry comes under increasing scrutiny for its environmental and health impact, it has emerged that the US has secretly approved fracking offshore leading to billions of gallons of waste-water to be dumped at sea.

Huge Methane Spike in US “Coming From Fracking”

Huge Methane Spike in US “Coming From Fracking”

One of the main arguments that the pro-frackers put forward about adopting the controversial technology is that it is a clean, secure fuel that can be used to bridge the gap between dirtier fossil fuels and cleaner renewable energy.

Fracking Affects Property Prices

Fracking Affects Property Prices

Living close to a shale gas well affects the price of your house, according to new research published in the American Economic Review, one of the country’s oldest and most respected economic journals.