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Response to dem4ward (Reply #16)

Sun Nov 11, 2012, 08:17 PM

18. Natural Gas is a fossil fuel and may have a larger greenhouse gas footprint than coal

I said "may have" because we need more data before we go off half cocked and spend a fortune on a natural gas infrastructure (expensive) that we should be spending on PV or wind etc. We should probably be working on a smart grid.

6 minutes
Robert Howarth and Larry Cathles, both scientists from Cornell University, stand divided over the size of methane emissions from natural gas wells and how those emissions effect global climate change.

This is long... Howarth presents his data 70 minutes

Robert W. Howarth, Professor of Ecology & Environmental Biology from Cornell University speaks at SoMAS on Friday, November 9, 2012. Host: Bob Aller
"The Sustainable Energy Dilemma"

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