Fracking explained: opportunity or danger

Fracking explained: opportunity or danger

What is hydraulic fracturing – or fracking ? Since the industrial revolution our energy consumption has risen unceasingly. The majority of this energy consumption is supplied by fossil fuels like coal or natural gas. Recently there has been a lot of talk about a controversial method of extracting natural gas: Hydraulic fracturing or fracking. Put…

8 Amazing Energy Facts

8 Amazing Energy Facts

8 Amazing Energy Facts Only 10% of energy in a light bulb is used to create light. Ninety percent of a light bulb’s energy creates heat. Compact fluorescent light bulbs use about 80% less electricity than conventional bulbs and last up to 12 times longer. Refrigerators in the U.S. consume about the same energy as…