Chesapeake Energy (CHK -1.2%) has been given permission to frack for natural gas just one mile...

|About: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK)|By:, SA News Editor

Chesapeake Energy (CHK -1.2%) has been given permission to frack for natural gas just one mile away from First Energy's Beaver Valley nuclear power station in Shippingport, Pa. State regulators say there are no required setbacks specifically relating to a required distance between unconventional wells and nuclear facilities.