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Gas Drilling Under Cemeteries Raises Moral Questions

Deep inside Ohio’s industrial town is the Lowellville Cemetery, the final resting place for many residents. But now, relatives of the thousands buried at the cemetery are worried as the place is becoming a lucrative hot spot for underground deposits … Continue reading

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Ohio Suspends Well Operations After a Series of Earthquakes

After a series of earthquakes over the past year, including the 4.0 Richter magnitude scale on Saturday, Ohio officials, in the wake of public safety, have decided to suspend operations at five fluid injection wells for an indefinite period.

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New York Times and Energy Companies lock horns over natural gas talks

Recent series of articles by The New York Times voiced scepticism on the shale natural gas boom, stating that companies greatly exaggerated the amount of natural gas they could actual get out of the ground. E-mails and documents collected by … Continue reading

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