Business Report: Fracking may test water law

Fracking May Test Water Law

– Donwald Pressley for the Business Report

The diminution of aquifers and contamination of water resources in the Karoo by potential hydraulic fracturing are the government’s “major concerns” and the Department of Water and Environmental Affairs is considering changes to the National Water Act to ensure adequate control over the process of extracting shale gas.

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