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U-M Sustainability Expert Perspectives
The Aliso Canyon leak in California earlier this year focused public attention on methane emissions from the oil and gas industry. Read More.
Ability to see the cultural value of wilderness boils down, in the last analysis, to a question of intellectual humility. Read More.
Over roughly the past 10 years, the United States has experienced remarkable growth in the production of natural gas and oil. This growth has taken place across dozens of regions, from the scrub of west Texas to the plains of North Dakota to the pastoral hills of Appalachia. It has sparked economic growth, raised environmental concerns and reduced energy prices. Read More.
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