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Fracking Boom Is A Struggle For Kentucky

By Sean Cockerham, McClatchy Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — The fracking revolution is not being kind to Kentucky’s role as an American energy leader, helping to decimate coal while struggling to deliver a natural gas boom for the state on par with nearby peers. Kentucky’s natural gas production more than doubled from 2008 to 2009. But […]

May 21, 2014

Companies Chase Huge Natural Gas Profits, Despite Environmentalists’ Efforts

Environmentalists are still fighting against hydraulic fracturing, but energy companies are nonetheless in a natural gas frenzy. Proponents of natural gas have argued that it is cleaner than other forms of energy and that the vast stores of natural gas in the United States could radically alter our dependence on foreign oil. Critics say the […]

October 17, 2011