Shale U-Turn? Is The Guardian Throwing In The Towel On Fracking?

  • Date: 16/02/13
  • Robin McKie, The Observer

Boosting natural gas production could provide a ‘bridge fuel’ and cut carbon emissions.

America will only achieve the ambitious climate change goals outlined by President Barack Obama last week by encouraging wide-scale fracking for natural gas over the next few years. That is the advice of one of the nation’s senior scientists, Professor William Press, a member of the president’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology.

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