German minister calls for fracking regulations by September
Published: Monday, 18 February 2013
Country could be banned from fracking in areas where drinking water is protected
Germanys Environment Minister, Peter Altmaier, has called for new hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, regulations to be in place by September this year.
Speaking in a video posted on the German governments website, the Minister added that he plans to ban fracking in areas where drinking water is protected,...