News in Review The Big Prize: Alberta's Coalbed Methane

News in Review The Big Prize: Alberta's Coalbed Methane

There’s a growing demand in North America for natural gas, but the supply is dwindling. Now some Canadian companies want to exploit the unused methane that lies trapped in Alberta’s buried coal beds. It’s been done for years south of the border in Wyoming, but farmers and ranchers there have long complained about what it’s done to their land, and they’re warning Albertans not to make the same mistake.

  • 2003
  • 00:13:59
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/15/2003
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Edition
October 2003
Subjects
Coalbed methane -- Alberta [LCSH] Gas industry -- Alberta [LCSH] Science [LCSH] Environmental sciences [LCSH] Economics [LCSH]
Team
Knowlton Nash (Host), Margo McDiarmid (Journalist)
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