GASHOAX — A short film by Phelim McAleer highlighting the health hoaxes pushed by Josh Fox.
GasHoax has been produced to call attention to Fox’s ongoing health scares from flaming faucets to breast cancer to the latest unfounded allegations contained in his latest film GASWORK which is also being released today…(more here)
Lachlan Markay reports: Newly released photos of a flaming water well have renewed skepticism of claims by environmental activists and federal regulators that hydraulic fracturing made drinking water supplies in Parker County, Texas, flammable.
The 2005 photos show that drinking water in the area contained sufficiently high methane concentrations to be ignited years before a company blamed by environmentalists for water contamination began drilling in the area.
The Environmental Protection Agency in December 2010 issued an endangerment order against Range Resources, saying the oil and gas company either caused or contributed to groundwater contamination in Parker County.