Posts Tagged ‘Haynesville: A Nation’s Relentless Hunt for Energy’

Trailerama: Haynesville: A Nation’s Relentless Hunt for Energy

November 18, 2009

Drunk anybody’s milkshake lately? In 2008, a massive supply of natural gas was found underneath the fields of Haynesville, La. How big? Let’s juist say that one talking head in Gregory Kallenberg‘s documentary values it as $1.75 trillion smackers. The reservoir is the answer to an energy-strapped nation’s prayers, and soon big energy is circling with checks in hand. Kallenberg smartly surveys how the find alters the community, but he also asks what happens when there’s nothing left to suck up.