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Regulator: Fracking Blowout in Alberta Caused By Wells That Were Too Close‏

Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, protection, fracking )

- 1955 days ago -
A well blowout that spewed nearly 500 barrels of oil and water onto a central Alberta field last January was caused by a company fracking a well too close to an adjacent one.

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Joanne Dixon (38)
Friday December 14, 2012, 12:41 pm
So 135 meters is OK? For us US people, 0.08 miles or 443 feet? I wouldn't want to be within a thousand miles of one, personally.

louise Woychesko (1)
Friday December 14, 2012, 6:22 pm
Ban fracking everywhere. Period.

Sandra M Z (114)
Friday December 14, 2012, 11:01 pm
I can't wait to not hear the word fracking anymore.

Noted, Thank you Cher.

Carol H (229)
Thursday December 20, 2012, 4:08 am
ban fracking everywhere!!!
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