Natural Gas Fracking Addresses All of Our Major Problems
Richard J. Pierce Jr.
George Washington University Law School
Journal of Energy and Environmental Law, May 2013
GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-128
GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-128
Politicians and regulators all over the world are debating the merits and demerits of horizontal drilling and fracturing of shale formations to produce natural gas (fracking) and the many legal issues that are raised by fracking. Professor Pierce provides context for those debates by describing the economic, environmental, and geopolitical advantages of fracking.
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Date posted: November 15, 2012