07-15-12 LAtimes Poland dreams of energy independence _ through fracking -

S of f ic ials c o ntend that p o les wo uld still c

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Unformatted text preview: n in the U.S. Of f ic ials c o ntend that P o les wo uld still c o me o ut ahead, bec ause they pay abo ut f iv e times mo re f o r natural gas than A meric ans do . "A ny ac tiv ity that will mak e f o r a c hanc e o f c heaper energy will be suppo rted by c itizens," Go lebio wsk i said. No t quite all o f them. www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/world/la-fg-poland-fracking-20120715,0,6703189.story 2/4 7/15/12 Poland dreams of energy independence — through fracking - latimes.com Marek Kry da, an env iro nmental ac tiv ist here in Gdansk , is wo rried that his c o untry is running headlo ng to ward an illuso ry go al witho ut really c o unting the c o st. Frac k ing generates massiv e v o lumes o f to x ic water and huge piles o f debris. I n the U.S., f ederal regulato rs hav e link ed the pro c ess to tainted water supplies in Wy o ming. A panel o f lawmak ers in New Jersey appro v ed a bill in June to bar f rac k ing waste f ro m entering the state f ro m neighbo ring P ennsy lv ania. C op y r i g h t © 2 0 1 2 , L os A n g e l e s T i m e s 1 2 next | single page Comments 2 Email Shar e Tw e e t 76 M ORE F ROM THE TIM ES A ntho ny Sedlak , Canadian T V c hef , dies at age 29 Circ umc isio n and 'brainwashing' -- the c o nnec tio n Melinda Gates' $ 5 60-millio n disagreement with the po pe Lak er f ans welc o me Stev e Nash with a c o ld o ne Opinion Shark sc are in Cape Co d: Mo re pho to s to mak e y o u shiv er Th e Egy p t ia n m e ss Wh a t ev er Sec r et a r y of St a t e Hi l l a r y Rodh a m Cl i n...
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