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Over the past 150+ years, our oil and gas industry has become ever more sophisticated and streamlined. Today, many thousands of experts from industry, regulators and academics are working together to ensure Canada remains among the world’s most responsible developers of oil and gas.

What is fracking?

Can fracking cause earthquakes?

How is water managed in the fracking process?

How is water allocated for fracking?

Does fracking cause groundwater contamination?

Why do we frac?

Are there rules for fracking in Canada?

How much water is required to frac a well?

How are spills prevented during fracking?

What happens to the flowback fluid?

Can tap water be lit on fire because of fracking?

What is being done to mitigate anomalous induced seismicity?

How long does fracking take?

What is frac fluid made of?

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You think of what’s fuelled by oil or natural gas, you probably think of cars and trucks that run on gasoline. But some vehicles operate on diesel or even natural gas. Boats, airplanes and trains also run on fuels made from oil and natural gas.