Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Shale Drilling Linked to Earthquakes


A recent study from Cornell University finds a probable link between drilling activity and an increased frequency of earthquakes in Oklahoma. Published in the journal Science, the study indicates that the practice of injecting millions of gallons of wastewater underground after a well is hydraulically fractured may increase the occurrence of earthquakes.

http://oilprice.com/Energy/Energy-General/New-Research-Strengthens-Link-Between-Shale-Drilling-And-Earthquakes.html

Stop the madness.