Defeat of Fracking Moratorium a Triumph for Common Sense in California

Defeat of Fracking Moratorium a Triumph for Common Sense in California

Energy In Depth | May 30, 2014 | by Dave Quast

The fact is that all Republicans and most Democrats in Sacramento – including the Governor himself, one of the most prominent environmentalists of the last 40 years – oppose a moratorium. They understand that scientists and regulators all over the country have confirmed that fracking is a fundamentally safe process that has not led to the negative environmental impacts the activists claim. They know that a better approach is to insist on a strong regulatory regime, rather than shutting down economic activity altogether.

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