Two Perspectives on Fracking

The ECOreport interviews an environmentalists & retired senior analyst witht he D.O.E. for two perspectives on fracking.

Interviews with Dr Allan Hoffman, formerly a senior executive with the DOE, and Eoin Madden of the Wilderness Committee:  Two Perspectives on Fracking.

Two perspectives on Fracking

There are numerous points on which these two agree, including the fact methane emissions are not good for the environment.

Too Much Money Involved To Stop It

Only Dr Hoffman believes that there is too much money behind this technology to stop it.  The best solution is to regulate it and ensure the laws are enforced.

A Financial Non-Starter

Speaking from a distinctly BC perspective, Eoin Madden thinks fracking may be a financial non starter in this province. Even if he is wrong, Eoin hopes that British Columbians will refuse to develop this technology because of its negative impact on our climate.

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Originally Broadcast on Cortes Community Radio, CKTZ, 89.5 FM Audio from Wed, Sept 9, 12:00 – 12:30 am. 

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