Fracking Health Project Puts Numbers to Debate

via ABC News

Media Requests

For help finding a researcher, or other requests, please contact:

Vicki Ekstrom
Communications Manager
617-253-3411

Connect

   

Subscribe

Interested in...



News

Nanoscale work yields big results

Nanoscale work yields big results

Silvija Gradečak’s nanoscale work creates big-scale results that could transform energy production, storage, and lighting.

October 24, 2014Read more

"There's a strong case that people in the U.S. are already leading longer lives as a consequence of the fracking revolution," said Michael Greenstone, a professor of environmental economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. That's because many power plants have stopped burning coal and switched to natural gas, which emits far less fine soot, nitrous oxide and sulfur dioxide.

Read the full article here.