July 6, 2015

06 July 2015

Sidley Shale Gas and Hydraulic Fracturing Report

Vol. 4, No. 27

Topics discussed in this week’s Report include:

  • New York officially bans hydraulic fracturing.
  • Oklahoma Supreme Court revives lawsuit alleging that hydraulic fracturing caused earthquake.
  • England: Lancashire County denies application for hydraulic fracturing.
  • BCG study shows U.S. manufacturing becoming more competitive as a result of hydraulic fracturing.
  • Researchers conclude that few hydraulic fracturing chemicals have potential for groundwater contamination.
  • SRBC reports no change in water quality due to hydraulic fracturing.