A quick overview of fracking in North Carolina

The issue of hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”) is finally getting a serious look in North Carolina, the only state that bans it. Here are several sources of information for North Carolinians interested in fracking’s impact on jobs and economic growth as well as on energy and the environment:

Economic Impacts

Environmental Effects

Here’s the full link to this post:
http://lockerroom.johnlocke.org/2012/03/21/quick-overview-of-fracking-in-nc

Jon Sanders / Research Editor and Senior Fellow, Regulatory Studies

Jon Sanders studies regulatory policy, a veritable kudzu of invasive government and unintended consequences. As director of regulatory studies at the John Locke Foundation, Jo...