The Environmental Protection Agency has issued a report connecting drilling for natural gas, including the use of hydraulic fracturing,and the contamination of an aquifer and private water wells in Pavilion Wyoming. According to the press release: “EPA’s analysis of samples taken from the Agency’s deep monitoring wells in the aquifer indicates detection of synthetic chemicals, […]
America has come to a crossroads with regard to energy. Should we rely heavily on natural gas? Or should we use natural gas as a bridge fuel to alternative forms of power such as wind, nuclear and solar. These questions have serious long-term implications for every consumer of energy in the U.S.