Fracking Is Significantly Dangerous, Elon Musk Says (Video) by Cynthia Shahan, February 19, 2015, cleantechnica
Elon Musk points out that fracking is significantly dangerous, in a quick explanation at a recent conference. He sums up the immensity of the danger and then leads into the need for electric cars that do not use fossil fuels.
You can also watch AFP’s video on this segment of the talk on YouTube.
Regardless of all else regarding the climate (which is plenty!), fracking is NOT safe — it spursearthquakes, creates horrible waste that can show up in the drinking water (and even make itflammable). It is simply not “natural.” It is, in fact, taking the “natural’ out of this idea of natural gas. [Emphasis added]