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Mexico Greenlights Fracking, But Where Will They Find The Water?

MEXICO CITY

Mexico’s national oil company, Petroleos Mexicanos, got the go-ahead to use hydraulic fracturing for up to eight exploratory wells to tap into the country’s natural gas reserves, raising the question of whether further use of the drilling practice is on the horizon. Access to water will prove to be one of the biggest challenges in expanding hydraulic fracturing in Mexico.

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