Shale Gas and Fracking : The Science Behind the Controversy, Paperback / softback Book

Shale Gas and Fracking : The Science Behind the Controversy Paperback / softback

Description

Shale Gas and Fracking: The Science Behind the Controversy explains the relevant geological principles before examining the peer-reviewed evidence and presenting it through a simple and compelling illustrated narrative.

Each chapter focuses on a particular controversy, such contamination of well water with gas from fracking, and follows a similar format: starting with the principles; then detailing peer-reviewed case studies for earthquakes, radioactivity, and climate change; and concluding with a judgment of the general risks involved. Shale Gas and Fracking: The Science Behind the Controversy provides readers with the unbiased information they need to make informed decisions on the controversial issue of fracking.

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 170 pages
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Geology & the lithosphere
  • ISBN: 9780128016060

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