I think this is an absolutely great post. I have did similar research on this same issue. I believe this is something that all involved parties should think about(hopefully they already do). We only get one planet, how we treat it might not affect our lives, but think of our children and their children. Even though Natural Gas can be less harmful, it is not the absolute. There are plenty of safer, cleaner, better options. Not all humans may be able to think of the next “best” energy source, but we all can control how much energy and resources we already use. Lets be sustainable and conserve the resources and planet we already have!
*Note: This research is part of a larger project that I have recently presented at an Undergraduate Research Symposium with a fellow blogger. The link to his blog is HERE.
Have you ever contemplated where all the energy sources that you use in your everyday life come from? The gas that fuels your car, the power that lights your home and work or the fuel that heats your home. The age-old question with using fossil fuels to create heat and energy is usually, is this the only way? Is one form of energy better, cleaner, cheaper or can we use renewable energy? Recently the Atlantic Coast Pipeline (ACP) has started to expand. This pipeline delivers natural gas from shale deposits in West Virginia. Recently the ACP has partnered with Dominion Energy to bring the pipeline south through Virginia and North Carolina. The local companies that are rallying…
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