Denton; Texas oil town makes history, voters say no to fracking...

Written by Suzanne Goldenberg, US environment correspondent . Posted in Enhanced Energy Recovery & Oil Industry Blog

Following our previous news item on the controversy around fracking in Denton Texas, we report a historical new development:
 
Denton Texas; theguardian.com,
 
The EER oil news blog reported in July about the rising groundswell of popular discontent with hydraulic fracturing. Tuesday's local referendum in Denton gave substance to that groundswell with the anti fracking position attaining 59% of the primary vote of Denton constituents.