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Cornell economist: Pa. drilling affects NY

ITHACA — A Cornell University economist says the community effects of hydraulic fracturing for natural gas are already apparent in New York’s Southern Tier, even though gas development has been on hold in the region for three years.

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Drilling group offers paid trip to energy hearing

SCRANTON, Pa. — A natural gas industry group is offering an all-expenses paid trip to pro-drilling landowners in the Northeast's Marcellus Shale to get them to attend a public meeting by the U.S. Department of Energy on the issue of hydraulic fracturing, a newspaper reported Friday.

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Industry, enviros praise gas-drilling time-out

ALBANY (AP) — Environmental groups and energy companies both claimed victory after Gov. David Paterson ordered a seven-month moratorium on some natural gas drilling in the state, although environmentalists would have preferred the broader ban that the Legislature had approved.

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