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Insight Briefing | Unconventional gas

Date
27 June 2013
Insight Briefing | Unconventional gas

This Insight Briefing reviews the pros and cons of the exploitation of unconventional gas resources, in particular from the perspective of addressing global climate change. It highlights the economic benefits as well as the environmental challenges associated with extraction and use. It then looks at regional responses around the world and concludes with an analysis of the role of unconventional gas in the Clean Revolution.

Read it now. (Originally published February, 2013)


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Download the rest of the Insight Briefing series:

COP19 Warsaw - analysis on the outcomes (November)

COP19 Warsaw - thoughts and expectations (November)

IPCC-special: Climate science five-part series (September)

American Clean Revolution: From dialogue to action (September)

Carbon Pricing (July)

Shaping China's climate finance policy (March)

Unlocking low carbon innovation (January)

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