A natural gas well pad sits in front of the Roan Plateau near the Colorado mountain community of Rifle in this file photograph taken on Tuesday, April 22, 2008. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, file)

Leaked Memo Substantiates Environmentalists’ Claims On Fracking Dangers

(MintPress) – Nationwide Insurance, one of the largest Insurance companies in the United States, has decided not to cover damage related to hydraulic fracking. The decision is a frank assessment of risk associated with the controversial practice currently under consideration in a number of municipalities. Insurance companies, using Actuarial statistics can produce advanced risk assessments […]