Follow Slashdot blog updates by subscribing to our blog RSS feed

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
For the out-of-band Slashdot experience (mostly headlines), follow us on Twitter, or Facebook. ×
Earth

+ - In 2011, Fracking Was #2 in Causing Greenhouse Gas in US->

eldavojohn writes: According to Bloomberg, drilling and fracking results in greenhouse gases second only to coal power plants in the United States. From the article, 'Emissions from drilling, including fracking, and leaks from transmission pipes totaled 225 million metric tons of carbon-dioxide equivalents during 2011, second only to power plants, which emitted about 10 times that amount.' According to Mother Jones, we now have more giant methane fireballs than any other country in the world and we can now see once dim North Dakota at night from space.
Link to Original Source
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

In 2011, Fracking Was #2 in Causing Greenhouse Gas in US

Comments Filter:

Any programming language is at its best before it is implemented and used.

Working...