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292. Shale Gas – Long Term Energy Security Saviour or Environmental Nightmare?

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In this Geography Factsheet you will find:
• Introduction to Shale Gas.
• Global distribution of Shale Gas.
• To frack or not to frack?
• Environmental concerns.
• Economic benefits.
• Case Study: Shale Gas in the US.
• Case Study: UK – Frack off?

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September 2012

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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