The Power of Public Opposition: From Permits to Protests to Bans
Geoffron, Patrice (2018), The Power of Public Opposition: From Permits to Protests to Bans, in Gamper-Rabindran, Shanti, The Shale Dilemma: A Global Perspective on Fracking and Shale Development, University of Pittsburgh Press : Pittsburgh, p. 204-230. 10.2307/j.ctv75d8x4.9
Book titleThe Shale Dilemma: A Global Perspective on Fracking and Shale Development
Book authorGamper-Rabindran, Shanti
Number of pages416
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Laboratoire d'Economie de Dauphine [LEDa]
Abstract (EN)France imposed a ban on hydraulic fracturing in 2011, giving in to public pressure about the potential negative impact of hydraulic fracturing on the environment (especially on water). In 2012, the newly elected president of the French Republic, François Hollande, announced his intention to maintain the ban during his entire presidency and called for the revocation of pending exploration permits.
Subjects / KeywordsFracturation hydraulique
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