Comments for: EPA sets limits on fracking pollution, but gives grace period

Posted April 18, 2012, at 9:09 p.m.

WASHINGTON — The Environmental Protection Agency issued its first-ever regulations to curtail air pollution from natural gas wells that use a controversial production technique known as hydraulic fracturing, but gave the industry a three-year transition period to install technology to capture some of the worst pollutants. The new regulations would …

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