Tag Archives: Hydraulic Fracturing

The dark side of the oil boom

Communities throughout the U.S. and Canada are waking up to the dark side of North America’s energy boom: Trains hauling crude oil are crashing, exploding and spilling in record numbers as a ... Read more

The new oil crisis: Exploding trains

Communities throughout the U.S. and Canada are waking up to the dark side of North America’s energy boom: Trains hauling crude oil are crashing, exploding and spilling in record numbers as a ... Read more

California Plans Tighter Control of Fracking, but Not Enough for Some

SAN FRANCISCO — California drillers eager to use hydraulic fracturing to tap the nation’s largest oil shale formation will face comprehensive regulation for the first time next year under rules ... Read more