The story of natural gas energy

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At the same time scientist and entrepreneurs are looking for better ways to harvest and use fossil fuels. Geological Survey methane-hydrate researchers, who have been test-mining onshore deposits in frigid Alaska and northwestern Canada. The faster we can adopt renewable energy the quicker we can stop fossil fuel extraction. If this is not what is needed to bolster our economy, then someone better come forth ASAP with a more viable solution.

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Publisher: American Gas Association (1977)

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