Water Issues Set the Pace for Fracking Regulations and Global Shale Gas Extraction

Esposito, Michael
November 2013
Tulane Journal of International & Comparative Law;Winter2013, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p167
Academic Journal
The article offers information related to rising demand for water in the communities situated over shale gas formations. It discusses fracking process for formation of shale gas and discusses its impact on environment including mixing of methane and other hazardous chemicals to underground water sources. It also discusses regulations related to fracking and shale gas extraction in Great Britain, U.S. and China.


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