Fracking: USA vs. Europe


Richard Moore

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Evidently fracking is making bucks for the US energy industry. Some fat cats are getting fatter, while fracking poisons water tables. Economic recovery it is not, for the 99%.


Europe left behind as shale shock drives America’s industrial resurgence

The wonders of US shale gas continue to amaze. We receive fresh evidence by the day that swathes of American industry have acquired a massive and lasting advantage in energy costs over global rivals, demolishing assumptions about US economic decline.

7:08PM GMT 28 Oct 2012