Over the past couple of years, the number of studies related to the alleged environmental impact from hydraulic fracturing have increased dramatically. In fact, some of these studies have contradicted each other. That said, lately, multiple studies have concluded that hydraulic fracturing does not have the detrimental impact on the environment that several environmental groups have alleged. The latest study to examine hydraulic fracturing has concluded that fracking does not cause methane contamination of drinking water in Pennsylvania.
The study concluded that the methane present in drinking water did not result from hydraulic fracturing operations in the area. This latest … Continue Reading