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  • Industry Invests $63.9 Billion in Ohio’s Utica Shale

    May 17, 2018

    Kallanish Energy. The shale industry has invested $63.9 billion in Ohio as of mid-2017, according to a JobsOhio official. That private sector investment in the Utica Shale in eastern Ohio started in 2011, Dana A. Saucier Jr., senior managing director, Energy and Chemicals, Food & Agribusines [...]

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  • Peer-Reviewed Study of Fracking in Ohio is Latest to Show No Groundwater Contamination 

    May 16, 2018

    The Heartland Institute. A peer-reviewed study from researchers at the University of Cincinnati shows the hydraulic fracturing (commonly known as “fracking”) process is not contaminating groundwater in the Utica Shale region of Ohio. The study, funded by the conservationist David & Sara Wes [...]

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  • Hoppy Kercheval: Evidence Against Fracking Lacking

    May 16, 2018

    Charleston Gazette-Mail. Two years ago, University of Cincinnati environmental studies professor Dr. Amy Townsend-Small caused a stir when she told a meeting of the Carroll County (Ohio) Concerned Citizens that her research showed fracking was not polluting their water. The announcement was a st [...]

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  • Fracking Study Shows No Water Well Contamination 

    May 16, 2018

    West Virginia Metro News. Two years ago, University of Cincinnati environmental studies professor Dr. Amy Townsend-Small caused a stir when she told a meeting of the Carroll County (Ohio) Concerned Citizens that her research showed fracking was NOT polluting their water. The announcement was a s [...]

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  • Study Finds No Groundwater Contamination from Fracking

    May 16, 2018

    Youngstown Business Journal. The first ever and award winning Utica Shale study to examine the root source of methane linked to fracking has finally been published in a scientific journal. The long awaited multi-year University of Cincinnati groundwater study that found no impacts from fracking [...]

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  • I Love Carbon Dioxide and You Should Too

    May 16, 2018

    Town Hall. The demonization of the “miracle molecule,” carbon dioxide, continued last week with the announcement that its concentration had reached 410 parts per million (ppm). Nearly all reporting of this noted that this was the highest level in 800,000 years and predicted a host of associated [...]

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