Water Justice News: fracking

May 142013

Mexico City-based Blue Planet Project organizer Claudia Campero Arena has identified the threat of fracking to Mexico.
Mexico has the fourth largest reserve of shale gas in the world, an estimated 681 trillion cubic feet of it.
IPS recently reported, “Mexico plans to expand shale gas exploration this year, but it could run into a shortage of […]


Mother Jones reports, “China is ratcheting up its fracking ambitions with virtually no regard for groundwater protection or other environmental safety measures, according to a new investigation by the independent publication Caixin. The report points to an October 24 white paper on energy development released by China’s top cabinet which ‘calls for ramping up the […]

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