The Misdeeds of a Few Companies Don’t Warrant Fracking Bans

Great article in the Wall Street Journal citing CSPR’s study on the economic impacts of a fracking ban in Colorado.


The Misdeeds of a Few Companies Don’t Warrant Fracking Bans

A proposed ban in Denton, Texas, could cost the city more than $251 million in economic activity.
The Wall Street Journal; August 15, 2014 By Chris Faulkner

Dallas
While considering a ban on hydraulic fracturing this summer, the city council in Denton, Texas, heard some compelling testimony from concerned residents. As the CEO of an energy company based in Dallas, just south of Denton, and having witnessed the eight-hour hearing there, I can sees why some Americans in cities like Denton are looking to prohibit fracking…

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