Fracking, a relatively new drilling technology for bringing up natural gas from the earth, does not encourage feelings of neutrality.
People either hate or love the idea of this quick fix method for extracting unenvironmentally sustainable fossil fuels from the ground. Fracking has been banned by the French Assembly and the state of New Jersey. The government of South Africa has extended a moratorium on it for another six months.
Pennsylvania is another story entirely. Many residents there are alarmed by the plot line.
It goes like this: Fracking is one of the leading characters in this northeastern state's energy plans for the future.