Filmmaker Blasts Energy Alternative

Two months after the BP oil spill, it may be easy to hear the words "water contamination" and "drilling" and immediately think "Gulf Coast." But one filmmaker says there's another water source at risk -- and this one is in our own backyards. In his new film, "Gasland," filmmaker Josh Fox spotlights the practice of hydraulic fracturing, or hydrofracking, a process that extracts natural gas from rock formations. He started his film after a gas company offered him nearly $100,000 for the...Full Story
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