Archive | November, 2011

Three Common Questions about Hydraulic Fracturing

Posted on 21 November 2011

What is fracking for natural gas? By using the hydraulic fracturing system described above, natural gas is extracted from shale rock.

Shale Gas Controversy

Posted on 01 November 2011

Many people have worries about shale gas production in the US. There are concerns about chemical usage, waste getting into the water supply and possible explosions from fracking. While these concerns are valid there have been advancements in technology and environmental regulations that ensure safe extraction of shale gas.