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In a turnaround that industry insiders describe as nothing short of amazing, advances in drilling technology have drastically altered America's energy picture, setting the stage for a boom that many believe could supercharge the entire economy.
Many facts about fracking's impact on the environment remain hotly contested. Consequences like water contamination have proven, but often it is not clear if they were directly caused by fracking or the result of sloppy drilling practices.
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