Father of Shale Fracking George Mitchell Talks to Forbes

George P MitchellForbes magazine landed the interview everyone has been trying to get: George Phydias Mitchell. He’s known as the father or inventor of the technology we now call shale fracking. Unfortunately, the 93 year-old Mitchell said he’s in favor of federal regulation of fracking and called smaller, independent drillers “wild” indicating they need to be reigned in.

A few pickings from the interview, and then MDN’s comments to follow:

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