Fracking’s Total Environmental Impact Is Staggering, Report Finds | ThinkProgress

“The best way to protect our health from fracking is to ban this practice and keep these dirty fuels in the ground.” Source: Fracking’s Total Environmental Impact Is Staggering, Report Finds | ThinkProgress

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Exporting Liquefied Natural Gas Is A Dreadful Idea For The Climate

http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2014/03/12/3384911/exporting-lng-climate/ The crisis in Ukraine has rekindled arguments that the U.S. should export shale gas, supposedly to diminish the threat posed by Russia’s “energy weapon.” Sadly, few seem to care about diminishing the threat posed by climate change, since it has become increasingly clear that LNG would make things worse.