Fracking. You can't get within earshot of a major news outlet these days without hearing the word. Energy companies love it. Environmentalists hate it. And the rest of us are just trying to figure out what the heck it is and why we should care.
One thing's for sure: Fracking is the hot-button energy buzzword right now, and we are currently fracking the bejeezus out of America. According to the Wall Street Journal, over 15 million Americans now live within one mile of a fracking well, and that number is growing. But what does this mean?Read the full post ›