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Citation Label: GEN444
Publication Name: Will Earthquakes Shake Up The Shale Wastewater Debate?
Publication Type: News
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Author Name: Fitzsimmons, Mark
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Publication Year: 2014
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Annotation: Increases in seismic activity across areas coinciding with oil and gas activities have brought added attention to hydraulic fracturing. Suggestions of a connection between earthquakes and oil and gas exploration have touched a raw nerve and have been gaining prominence as an argument for those opposed to fracking. This report looks at key considerations that need to be analyzed before enacting a law which regulates oil and gas exploration and extraction.
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