Natural gas is often touted as a cleaner alternative to oil and coal. But to more than a dozen families sharing the neighborhood with natural gas wells in Dimock, Pennsylvania natural gas has been anything but clean.
The majority of people in this small town in northeastern Pennsylvania leased their land to Houston-based Cabot Oil and Gas, which has 62 gas wells in the area. Not long after the drilling began, residents along Carter Road noticed their water was turning bad.
"I was getting...Full Story