VIDEO: Hydraulic Fracking 101

Posted: June 7, 2018

Pipeline projects in New York State often attract coverage from local news source or opposition. However, the process of hydraulic fracking is a mystery to most New Yorkers. Check out the video below to learn more about how fracking works and how its much safer than the opposition portrays.

According to Marathon Oil Corporation, “Safe, cost-effective refinements in hydraulic fracturing (also known as fracking), horizontal drilling and other innovations now allow for the production of oil and natural gas from tight shale formations that previously were inaccessible. This video introduces the proven techniques used to extract resources from shale formations in a safe, environmentally responsible manner.”

To learn more, check out the video below:

VIDEO: Animation of Hydraulic Fracturing