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Fracking Ignites Big Controversies in Eastern Europe

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Chevron has been quietly acquiring rights to drill for natural gas in Eastern Europe using "fracking" technology -- a controversial technique. However, grassroots opposition in Bulgaria and Romania has thwarted the companies plans so far.

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Cheryl B (64)
Monday August 13, 2012, 4:16 am

Past Member (0)
Monday August 13, 2012, 4:32 am
Thanks, noted.

Ela V (85)
Monday August 13, 2012, 5:18 am
Thank you Cal for raising awareness about this issue!

Teresa W (782)
Monday August 13, 2012, 5:52 am
Unfortunately, we Eastern Europeans are gradually becoming slaves of the US, I'm afraid...

Past Member (0)
Monday August 13, 2012, 6:07 am
Noted. Thanks.

Alexandra Rodda (180)
Monday August 13, 2012, 6:17 am
Good on the Bulgarians and Romanians. may they be

Daniel Partlow (179)
Monday August 13, 2012, 7:01 am
We need to ban all fracking everywhere!

Terry V (30)
Monday August 13, 2012, 10:47 am

For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction.

Bistra Staykova (4)
Monday August 13, 2012, 1:20 pm

Bistra Staykova (4)
Monday August 13, 2012, 1:21 pm
Thanks, Cal.

David C (129)
Monday August 13, 2012, 6:44 pm
lets hope the people overcome Big Greeds Greedinesss........

Past Member (0)
Tuesday August 14, 2012, 1:00 am
That's interesting - thanks

greenplanet e (155)
Tuesday August 14, 2012, 1:12 am
I hope that fracking will not take place there.

Anna M (18)
Wednesday August 15, 2012, 5:34 am
Cree Prophecy:
When all the trees have been cut down,
When all the animals have been hunted,
When all the waters are polluted,
When all the air is unsafe to breathe,
Only then will you discover
You cannot eat money.
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