Shale Gas Boom : Implications for California Agriculture

  title={Shale Gas Boom : Implications for California Agriculture},
  author={Colin A. Carter and Kevin Novan},
Over 31% of the fossil fuel energy consumed in the United States comes from natural gas—even more important than coal, which accounts for 25% of the total fossil energy consumed. Unlike coal and petroleum, which can easily be shipped around the world by vessel, natural gas is almost exclusively transported by pipeline. As a result, the vast majority (over… CONTINUE READING