New method to quantify life cycle land use of natural gas

Source: Science Daily

A case study of the Barnett Shale region in Texas, where hydraulic fracturing was first implemented, for the first time provides quantifiable information on the life cycle land use of generating electricity from natural gas based on physical measurements instead of using assumptions and averages that were previously used for evaluation.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/10/171003111059.htm