Posts Tagged ‘shale’

Bank of America/Merrill Lynch: Daily benefits of shale gas reaching $1 billion

Posted on: August 20th, 2012 by NoGreenSlime 15 Comments

Former Pennsylvania DEP Secretary John Hanger deals in facts. His “Daily Fact” here points to a study that puts benefits from shale gas at a billion dollars every day, the likelihood that our economy would be in recession without those benefits translating into more than two percent of our GDP, and the fact that we, [...]

Slimed by ProPublica, again

Posted on: August 20th, 2012 by NoGreenSlime No Comments

Serial slimer ProPublica regularly reports speculation as fact, including a recent “study” that claims water used in hydraulic fracturing in the Marcellus Shale will migrate into rock formations closer to the earth and contaminate groundwater “within years.” Read the Story It did not take long for a Syracuse University professor of hydrogeology to point out [...]