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Fracking Facts

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What is fracking?

Can fracking cause earthquakes?

Can unconventional gas lead to energy independence?

Are the wells safe?

What is Coal Bed Methane gas?

What is Shale gas?

What is underground coal gasification?

Will Unconventional Gas Extraction cause water shortages?

Will our water be safe from contamination?

Is the countryside going to be industrialised?

How will it affect my insurance?

What chemicals are used in Hydraulic Fracturing?