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[Reading] ➾ Under the Surface By Tom Wilber – Franzbielmeier.de Running from southern West Virginia through eastern Ohio across central and northeast Pennsylvania and into New York through the Southern Tier and the Catskills the Marcellus Shale formation underliesRunning from southern West Virginia through eastern Ohio across central and northeast Pennsylvania and into New York through the Southern Tier and the Catskills the Marcellus Shale formation underlies a sparsely populated region that features striking landscapes critical watersheds and a struggling economic base It also contains one of the world's largest supplies of natural gas a resource that has been dismissed as inaccessible until recently Technological developments that combine horizontal drilling with hydraulic fracturing fracking have removed physical and economic barriers to extracting hundreds of trillions of cubic feet of gas from bedrock deep below the Appalachian basin Beginning in 2006 the first successful Marcellus gas wells by Range Resources combined with a spike in the value of natural gas spurred a modern day gold.

Rush a gas rush with profound ramifications for environmental policy energy markets political dynamics and the lives of the people living in the Marcellus region Under the Surface is the first book length journalistic overview of shale gas development and the controversies surrounding itControl over drilling rights is at stake in the heart of Marcellus country northeast Pennsylvania and central New York The decisions by landowners to work with or against the companies and the resulting environmental and economic consequences are scrutinized by neighbors faced with similar decisions by residents of cities whose water supply originates in the exploration area and by those living across state lines with differing attitudes and policies concerning extraction industries Wilber's evenhanded treatment gives a voice to all constituencies.

Under the Surface PDF/EPUB Ê Under the  PDF \

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