Extreme Health and Financial Costs of Shale Gas

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Unredacted U.K. Fracking Report Shows Extreme Health and Financial Costs of Shale Gas by Gabrielle Pickard-Whitehead, 7/9/15

http://www.occupy.com/article/unredacted-uk-fracking-report-shows-extrem...

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Vast releases of methane, a GHG more potent that CO2 by 72X, make fracked NG just as bad as Coal, for climate change. The choice right now is zero CO2 Nuclear Energy or Fracked Natural Gas. PIck one.

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Vast releases of methane, a GHG more potent that CO2 by 72X, make fracked NG just as bad as Coal, for climate change. The choice right now is zero CO2 Nuclear Energy or Fracked Natural Gas. PIck one.

I pick solar, wind and wave generation. F NUCLEAR & FRACKED OIL OR GAS!

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Mrs BJ your pick is just a foolish fantasy. What the World's #1 Climate Scientist, Jim Hansen, calls believing in the Easter Bunny or the Tooth Fairy. Learn the abc's of energy and then you will understand why solar, wind and wave CANNOT replace fossil fuels.

A good starting point for your learning would be:

Professor of physics: David Mackay Sustainable Energy without the Hot Air:

http://www.inference.phy.cam.ac.uk/withouthotair/sewthacontents.shtml

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