North Dakota has helped reduce U.S. oil imports but must grapple with millions of gallons of wastewater
The finding is likely to shape how the U.S. regulates and develops natural gas resources across the eastern Appalachians
A U.S. Department of Energy panel warns of the environmental and public health toll of current gas drilling practices.
The federal agency will issue fracking wastewater rules to strengthen state-level standards
The health impacts of the aftermath of natural gas production remain largely unexplored
Old holes made in search of oil and gas have been abandoned but may be providing paths for contamination to creep up