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This Is How Fracking Works

This Is How Fracking Works. #fracking #shale

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Fracking: Economic Boom or Safety Bust?

CONSOL Energy fracking at Pittsburgh Airport - A small fleet of truck-mounted pumps flow a mixture of fracking sand and water to the well heads. The silos contain fracking sand.

TreeHuggerfrom TreeHugger

Facts On Fracking, Pros & Cons of Hydraulic Fracturing For Natural Gas (Infographic)

In case you’re just getting up to speed on the loudly contentious debate about fracking then we've got an infographic for you.

An intricate system of valves controls the flow of water and fracking sand being injected under pressure in one of the three gas wells Consol Energy is now fracking at Pad 2 at the Pittsburgh International Airport.

BostonGlobe.comfrom BostonGlobe.com

Shale gas boom has benefits and risks - The Boston Globe

How Fracking (Hydraulic fracturing) Works: Graphic by David Butler, Javier Zarracina and Patrick Garvin. http://bostonglobe.com/business/2012/04/28/shale-gas-boom-has-benefits-and-risks/pbbY4kStbXH3kx9U2QKo1J/igraphic.html

Not to mention the underground water supply is usually 5000 miles above where the fracking is occuring

Navy SEALs climb up to a oil / gas platform's superstructure from a NSW RHIB piloted by Special Warfare Combatant-craft Crewmen (SWWC) during training in maritime operations. SEALs are always training to keep their skills in maritime operations up to standard. During the early stages of Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2003, Navy SEALs and SWWCs seized several oil platforms off the Iraqi coast.