Drilling For Natural Gas and the Environment

Natural gas drilling equipment on the Pinedale Anticline, WY - Richard Waite viaWorld Resources on Flickr

Natural gas drilling equipment on the Pinedale Anticline, WY

Richard Waite viaWorld Resources on Flickr

Drilling For Natural Gas and the Environment

The U.S. has been called the Saudi Arabia of natural gas. Supporters say it’s a step toward a cleaner energy future. But a new HBO documentary raises environmental and health concerns. The risks and rewards of drilling for natural gas.

The U.S. has been called the Saudi Arabia of natural gas. Supporters say it’s a step toward a cleaner energy future. But a new HBO documentary raises environmental and health concerns. The risks and rewards of drilling for natural gas.

Guests

Mike Soraghan

reporter for E&E Publishing, which publishes Greenwire and Energy & Environment Daily.

Josh Fox

director of the HBO documentary "Gasland."

C. Boyden Gray

founding member of the Energy Future Coalition, former White House counsel to Pres. George H.W. Bush, U.S. Ambassador to the EU and special envoy for Eurasian energy diplomacy.

John Hanger

Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection.

"Gasland" Trailer

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