Fracking and Alternative Energy

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Zoning Ban On Fracking: OK in New York, But Maybe Not OK In Pennsylvania
Posted on 15 Aug 2013 by William A. Ruskin

By William A. Ruskin Local bans on hydraulic fracturing continue to be fiercely debated as the use of hydraulic fracturing for oil and gas development of shale reserves increasingly gains in popularity. Grassroots opponents of hydraulic fracturing... Read More

William A. Ruskin: Military's Embrace Of Clean Energy Reduces Combat Casualties
Posted on 11 Dec 2013 by William A. Ruskin

By William A. Ruskin | The Army’s development of clean domestic energy resources strengthens national security and plays an important role in helping it to achieve its primary mission. As the world's largest consumer of energy, the military's... Read More

William A. Ruskin: Environmentalists Support Fracking But With Important Reservations
Posted on 11 Feb 2014 by William A. Ruskin

By William A. Ruskin It is necessary that natural gas be substituted for coal and oil as an energy source if the world is to have any chance of avoiding runaway greenhouse gas (“GHG”) emissions, particularly from the developing world. ... Read More