A spokesman for the Church of England -- noting that the church holds no official position on fracking -- has stepped into the issue of tapping England's shale resources, writes the Via Meadia blog, referring to a story by the Financial Times.
Via Meadia: "One of the voices pitching into the argument over Britain’s shale prospects was a representative for the Church of England, who condemned the knee-jerk rejection of fracking."
Is fracking England's shale an issue of biblical proportions?
Judge for yourself after going here.
Chesapeake Energy Corp,the Oklahoma-based firm is the No. 1 driller in Ohio.
Rig Count Interactive Map by Baker Hughes, an energy services company.
Shale Sheet Fracking, a Youngstown Vindicator blog.
The Ohio Environmental Council, a statewide eco-group based in Columbus.
Earthjustice, a national eco-group.
People's Oil and Gas Collaborative-Ohio, a grass-roots group in Northeast Ohio.
Concerned Citizens of Medina County, a grass-roots group.
No Frack Ohio, a Columbus-based grass-roots group.
Fracking: Gas Drilling's Environmental Threat by ProPublica, an online journalism site.
Pipeline, blog from Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Marcellus shale drilling.
Allegheny Front, environmental public radio for Western Pennsylvania.