Researchers think the practice led to an earthquake that caused tens of millions of dollars in damage.
"It's beyond comprehension."
Over the past year oil companies have discovered volumes on Alaska’s North Slope totaling as much as five billion barrels or more of recoverable oil.
Iran faces major domestic legal, economic and social barriers to free trade under WTO rules.
Man-made earthquakes, caused by fracking, threaten to take out a crucial part of the nation’s energy infrastructure. But don’t expect Rex Tillerson, Scott Pruitt or Rick Perry to do anything about it.
Environmental campaigners immediately slammed the move.
The greenhouse gas, the main component of natural gas, had previously been unregulated.
A lawsuit filed by the Sierra Club in Oklahoma City charges four major oil and gas companies are in violation of a national waste-management law.
Researchers saw more heart and brain-related hospitalizations in regions with more fracking wells.
George P. Bush backs Texas's efforts to halt municipal fracking bans.
Hydraulic fracturing releases chemicals responsible for cancer and respiratory diseases
Pennsylvania and New York use the toxic waste to de-ice roads. Scientists say that's a mistake.
"We have no jobs and no income. The richest resource we have is in the ground."