HYDRAULIC FRACTURING: LAWS AND LEGAL MANEUVERS

By Jennifer B. Springfield What is hydraulic fracturing, aka fracking, or high-pressure well stimulation? A simple definition is the extraction of natural gas and oil deposits (difficult to access because they are trapped within tight pores of rocks deep underground) by injecting water, sand and chemicals into drilled holes or wells which serves to fracture … Continue reading “HYDRAULIC FRACTURING: LAWS AND LEGAL MANEUVERS”