Unlimited [Self Help Book] ✓ Hydrofracking: The Process That Has Changed America's Energy Needs - by Ann O. Squire ¹


  • Title: Hydrofracking: The Process That Has Changed America's Energy Needs
  • Author: Ann O. Squire
  • ISBN: 9780531236048
  • Page: 158
  • Format: Hardcover

  • Despite a growing interest in renewable energy sources, most of the energy used in the United States still comes from fossil fuels At the same time, many Americans would like to decrease the countrys dependence on foreign oil and gas supplies Hydraulic fracturing, or hydrofracking, is one possible solution to meeting the nations natural gas needs This title explains howDespite a growing interest in renewable energy sources, most of the energy used in the United States still comes from fossil fuels At the same time, many Americans would like to decrease the countrys dependence on foreign oil and gas supplies Hydraulic fracturing, or hydrofracking, is one possible solution to meeting the nations natural gas needs This title explains how hydrofracking works and explores the controversy surrounding its potentially harmful impact on the environment.
    Ann O. Squire
    Ann O Squire has a Ph.D in animal behavior She currently lives in Katonah, New York.


    Commentaires:

    Hilary
    Although hydrofracking has been used since the 1860s, in more recent years it has become the center of increasing controversy. Squire identifies key figures in the debate . Shale gas is an important energy source but the side effects caused by this drilling technique have long-term environmental impact. These are described, with a nod to arguments that defend satisfying demands increased by soaring energy use. Squire offers arguments from several camps, but reveals a bias for increased dependenc [...]

    Jason
    It took a kids' book to get me to finally understand fracking!

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      Published :2018-09-03T15:40:55+00:00