#AceHealthNews – the energy companies believe in providing lower priced costs for the consumer, but the cost per therm keeps rising, the next big thing is fracking our world to death! Will it lead to lower energy costs NO it will lead to greater profits and bonuses for the fracking companies!! #frackoff
Thousands of people worldwide are expected to join the Global Frackdown protest on October 19. ‘Fracktivists’ from over 20 countries will gather to demand an end to fracking and “dangerous” shale gas drillings.
Numerous events are scheduled to take place mainly across the US and Europe. The global movement will be also joined by activists from Australia, New Zealand, Africa, and Indonesia. So far, a total 26 countries are listed to be taking part in the protest.
“Climate scientists warn that continued extraction and burning of fossil fuels will lead to catastrophic climate change,”the Global Frackdown protest organizers said in press release.
Fracking, or hydraulic fracturing, is the extraction of oil and gas by injecting water to break rock formations deep underground.
Fracking a single well can require between two and nine million gallons of water combined with sand…
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