Shale Fracking Prompts Methane Spike August 19 2019, 0 Comments

As methane concentrations increase in the Earth’s atmosphere, "chemical fingerprints" point to a probable source: shale oil and gas. This is according to new Cornell University research published August 14, 2019 in Biogeosciences, a journal of the European Geosciences Union.

See the press release summarizing the study. Read a review of the study from DeSmogBlog.

Listen to a conversation with study author Bob Howarth on the Capital Pressroom with Susan Arbettor.