If you go to The New York Times, click on Business and then click on Energy, you can see the country’s energy future unfold. Gone are the promised green jobs from the Obama administration. Wind energy companies are losing contracts. Solar panel manufacturing plants are closing. The Obama White House has given up on climate change “cap and trade” legislation and is facing a new Congress with members ready to reign in the EPA.
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Haliburton fracing fluid: Photo: Marcellus-Shale.us
Chemicals make up a small percentage of the fluids used in the controversial oil and gas drilling technique called hydraulic fracturing. But when well operators blast millions of gallons of water into wells to free natural gas, that one to five-percent chemical makeup can turn lethal.
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