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Texas watchdog: No proof of connection between fracking and quakes


  • American City Business Journals

There is no conclusive evidence that could link hydraulic fracturing with earthquakes, according to the Texas Railroad Commission, which oversees oil and natural gas exploration in the state. The stat… Read More

Senate hearing on advanced biofuels features AEC


  • Wisconsin Ag Connection

The farm bill's biofuels energy title, the Renewable Fuel Standard and tax incentives were discussed by Brooke Coleman, executive director of the Advanced Ethanol Council, at a recent Senate agricultu… Read More