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Citation Label: GEN431
Publication Name: Roundtable Discussion on Shale Development and Social License to Operate
Publication Type: Fact Sheet
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Author Name: Hallman, Robert
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Contractor Name: Getches-Wilkinson Center for Natural Resources, Energy, and the Environment
Publication Year: 2014
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Local Source File: GEN431_Social_License_Shale_Gas.pdf
Annotation: This newsletter article summarizes the key themes and conclusions of a University of Colorado, Getches-Wilkinson Center roundtable discussion on the potential social and environmental impacts of unconventional oil and gas production. The roundtable focused on the concept of "social license to operate" -- what it means, where it comes from and how it is earned or lost.
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