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Europe Rejects Proposal to Ban Hydraulic Fracking

A proposal to ban new hydraulic fracturing operations in the European Union was rejected by members of the European Parliament. Natural gas production among member states is set to decline as demand continues to grow, lawmakers said. While each state in the EU has the right to decide for itself whether or not to exploit shale reserves, MEPs said any such exploration needs to supported by "robust regulatory regimes."New technology available to international energy companies have uncorked vast deposits of oil and natural gas locked in underground…

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