“Frack” for Shale Oil or Fight Climate Change: You Can’t Do Both
Environmentalists and social justice advocates are rising up in record numbers to stop coal. At the same time, the twenty‐first century clean energy revolution — like improved energy efficiency and solar, wind and water generating electricity and powering electric vehicles — is gathering pace. What lies in between? Can replacing coal with natural gas “bridge” the nation to clean energy?
New data says “no fracking way.” Join Dr. Anthony Ingraffea to discuss the threats posed by oil and gas drilling and hydraulic fracturing to our water, our air and the global climate.
Wednesday December 11, 2013
Doors open at 7, talk begins at 8
David Brower Center
2150 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
The event is free, but please RSVP here.
Sponsored by: Earthworks; 350.org; Californians Against Fracking, Center for Biological Diversity; Center for Environmental Health; Clean Water Action; David Brower Center; Environmental Working Group; Friends of the Earth; Physicians, Scientists & Engineers for Healthy Energy, 350.org Bay
Area, and the 11th Hour Project.
Tags: energy, fracking