Law Library of Congress - Global Legal Monitor: Global Legal Monitor: Energy; Environmental protection; Oil and gas http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?home The Global Legal Monitor is an online publication from the Law Library of Congress covering legal news and developments worldwide. It is updated frequently and draws on information from the Global Legal Information Network, official national legal publications, and reliable press sources. You can search previous news by searching the archive. en-us Global Legal Monitor: European Union: New Measures Adopted on Shale Gas Initiative http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403843_text Energy; Environmental protection; Oil and gas - In January 2014, the European Commission put forward three measures to tackle the issue of hydrocarbon extraction by means of hydraulic fracturing. The Commission's initiative was in response to calls for action raised by interested parties,... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Wed, 29 Jan 2014 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403843_text