Hydraulic Fracking

The public is increasingly showing support for hydraulic fracturing of oil and gas - and it's reflected at the ballot box as many pro-drilling candidates were elected. In fact, the debate has shifted from banning to what to do with new tax revenue.
Nov 24, 2012   USA Today
Fracking technology led to a gas boom--now there's so much gas available, that prices have dropped along with demand.
Jan 26, 2012   NPR
Youngstown, OH has experienced 11 quakes, including one rated 4.0, which may be tied to deep disposal wells for the water used in the hydraulic fracking process of natural gas drilling.
Jan 6, 2012   NPR- Science