Is New York Going to Allow Fracking?

History of Fracking in New York Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, was banned in New York state in 2008 to study its effects on the environment. Since then, there have been...

Thousands Gather for Fracking Protest in Albany

The same day Illinois Governor Pat Quinn signed the strictest standards on oil and gas drilling in the country, thousands of citizens and celebrities embarked upon New York’s Capitol building…

A New Future in Fracking Methods?

The energy industry is attempting to make hydraulic fracturing nontoxic.  Is this really possible?  Believe it or not, it may be achievable.  About one half of a percent of fracking…