ACM PARTY FOR A CAUSE | Live Blog | Gallery | Continues Saturday Night
ACM AWARDS ON SUNDAY: Full Coverage | Behind The Song | Cast Your Vote | ACM Live Blog | Share Your Pics

Psychological warfare

A Chesapeake Energy natural gas well site. (credit: AP Photo/Ralph Wilson)

Gas Companies Caught Using Military Tactics To Overcome Drilling Concerns

The battle over gas drilling is now being compared to elements of an actual battlefield. Energy industry officials were caught on tape at a conference in Houston using military terms to describe their opposition. One company says it uses ex-military psychological operations experts in its community plans.

11/11/2011