Breakingviews on Twitter
Search League Tables

Wednesday, 07 October 2015

Fretting frackers restrain economic opportunities

Gas pains

Critics of the controversial drilling process contend its hazards have been downplayed and the benefits exaggerated. A new U.S. report suggests just the opposite. Yet until safety concerns are tackled, as with New York’s proposed cleanup fund, shale’s potential won’t be realized.

This content is for Subscribers only

To access full content you must be a subscriber. Please use the following link to request a trial.

Sign In

(Launches in a new window)