Fracking http://mtpr.org en Energy Resources are the Future of Montana’s Economy http://mtpr.org/post/energy-resources-are-future-montana-s-economy <p>Hello, I’m Don Sterhan with the Montana Business Leadership Council, a non-profit organization aimed at educating Montanans about the importance of a healthy climate for business and industry to create more jobs, higher wages, and new opportunities.</p><p></p><p align="center">**************</p><p></p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 20:45:56 +0000 Don Sterhan 21124 at http://mtpr.org Fracking: America’s new “F” word http://mtpr.org/post/fracking-america-s-new-f-word <p>Since the release of the film Gasland, the 60 year old petroleum extraction process of hydraulic fracturing, better known as “fracking” has been lighting up the media like the flaming faucets used to scare energy consumers.</p><p>Fracking, a post drilling injection that pumps pressurized water, sand, and publicly disclosed chemicals into tight formations several thousand feet below ground, is being used today with another innovation; horizontal drilling, to take America from energy scarcity, to energy abundance.</p> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 17:38:20 +0000 Jessica Sena 13449 at http://mtpr.org AG blasts proposed BLM 'fracking' regulations http://mtpr.org/post/ag-blasts-proposed-blm-fracking-regulations <p></p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 13:20:43 +0000 Dan Boyce 7590 at http://mtpr.org AG blasts proposed BLM 'fracking' regulations