Fracking finger-pointing starts as drinking water violations roll in
February 1, 2011, 4:41 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
Diesel fuel said to be used as part of the fracking process in states around the nation.
Paterson's veto is the latest twist in the fracking saga
December 13, 2010, 5:08 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
Governor vetoes anti-fracking bill, but at the same time extends a more narrowly written moratorium on fracking.
Big frack attack: Is hydraulic fracturing safe?
December 10, 2010, 11:50 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Natural gas is cleaner than coal and oil, helping make it the hottest fossil fuel in America lately. But a controversial drilling technique known as 'fracking' has some wondering if a U.S. natural gas boom is worth the risks.
Texas parents concerned about fracking near schools
October 25, 2010, 2 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
Drilling near Argyle High School leads to increased health complaints from kids and staff.
Despite circus atmosphere, energy a hot topic in N.Y. governor's race
October 20, 2010, 4:25 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
After a series of distractions and interesting claims, candidates discuss fracking.
Mark Ruffalo speaks out against fracking
October 5, 2010, 11:59 a.m.
Mark Ruffalo, actor and environmental activist whose family lives in an area of upstate New York directly where 'fracking' is a common practice, explains the dangers to MSNBC's Rachel Maddow.