In this March 29, 2013 photo, a worker helps monitor water pumping pressure and temperature, at an Encana Oil & Gas (USA) Inc. hydraulic fracturing and extraction site, outside Rifle, in western Colorado. The process often results in leaks of methane, a potent greenhouse gas that can accelerate global warming.
In this March 29, 2013 photo, a worker helps monitor water pumping pressure and temperature, at an Encana Oil & Gas (USA) Inc. hydraulic fracturing and extraction site, outside Rifle, in western Colorado. The process often results in leaks of methane, a potent greenhouse gas that can accelerate global warming. Brennan Linsley Associated Press
In this March 29, 2013 photo, a worker helps monitor water pumping pressure and temperature, at an Encana Oil & Gas (USA) Inc. hydraulic fracturing and extraction site, outside Rifle, in western Colorado. The process often results in leaks of methane, a potent greenhouse gas that can accelerate global warming. Brennan Linsley Associated Press

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