From the EIA's perspective, the situation has an element of what Yogi Berra, the American baseball player famed for his catchy phraseology, once described as "deja vu all over again." In June 2011, the New York times (NYT), published two articles "Insiders Sound Alarm Amid a natural Gas Rush" (June 26) and "Behind Veneer, Doubt on the Future of Natural Gas" (June 27). The NYT's public editor, who acts as an ombudsman on behalf of readers, responded to these articles with two columns (July 16 and July 30, 2011) that found both the content of the articles and the reporting methods to be deeply flawed, in many instances for the same reasons that motivated this response to Nature's December 4 article....
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Nature fires back at EIA shale gas critique
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BEG/UT has also responded to the article in their own letter to the editor.Read BEG/UT response