05/31/2012 12:20 pm ET

IEA: Pollution Threatens 'Golden Age Of Gas'

A "golden age" of natural gas is dawning, thanks to crafty drilling techniques like hydraulic fracturing, according to a new report from the International Energy Agency, a Paris-based intergovernmental group. But if the gas industry doesn't obey a few environmental golden rules, the IEA adds, its boom may soon become a bust.

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