Posted 29 October 2011
"Gas is the starting point for a whole new petrochemical industry. Indeed the discovery of cost effective means of extracting shale gas is a game changer for the whole world's economy, just as computing power has changed the whole communications industry. " In a brilliant essay which within a couple of days of posting has attracted more feedback than New Zealand researcher and analyst, Owen McShane, has ever previously received in his long and distinguished career, he explains, with comments also from other experts, why we can stop worrying about our fiuture energy needs, and why we can forget about dealing with 'emissions'.
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