Headlines proclaiming that oil and gas drilling are directly linked to earthquakes in North Texas are dominating energy news this week.
You may have even read a few: “EPA: North Texas earthquakes likely linked to oil and gas drilling”; “EPA links oil and gas drilling to Texas quakes” and “EPA links oil and gas drilling to Texas quakes.”
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