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German Brewers Warn Fracking Could Hurt Beer Industry


Environment  (tags: Fracking, frack is whack, activism, activists, destruction, ecosystems, green, conservation, water, pollution, nature, habitat, habitatdestruction, energy, pollution, wildlife, healthconditions )

Cal
- 574 days ago - news.yahoo.com
German brewers have warned Chancellor Angela Merkel's government that any law allowing the controversial drilling technique known as fracking could damage the country's cherished beer industry.



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Roseann d. (178)
Thursday May 23, 2013, 5:11 pm
Whatever it takes to get people on the anti-fracking bandwagon, don't replace OktoberFest with Fracktober.
 

Roger Garin-michaud (113)
Thursday May 23, 2013, 6:59 pm
noted, thanks!
 

Jason S. (57)
Thursday May 23, 2013, 7:13 pm
Good posting, thanks
 

Christeen Anderson (549)
Thursday May 23, 2013, 7:43 pm
Oh no........................
 

Freya H. (313)
Thursday May 23, 2013, 8:21 pm
NEIN! Ich liebe mein Bier!
 

Wolfgang W. (211)
Thursday May 23, 2013, 11:33 pm
You can be sure we will fiight fracking with same or even more intensity that we 've been fighting nuclear power plants!!!
 

Past Member (0)
Friday May 24, 2013, 4:42 am
Very well said Roseann and Wolfgang!
 

Kerrie G. (135)
Friday May 24, 2013, 5:13 am
Noted, thanks.
 

Pogle S. (88)
Friday May 24, 2013, 7:01 am
Very good point, we cannot be sure
 

Fi T. (16)
Friday May 24, 2013, 7:29 am
Know when to stop
 

Gloria picchetti (300)
Friday May 24, 2013, 7:38 am
Suds win every time!
 

Frances Darcy (225)
Friday May 24, 2013, 7:45 am
No to fracking...everywhere
 

Effie Ligon (57)
Friday May 24, 2013, 8:48 am
Well that got their attention! Whatever it takes. We have no business fracking anywhere on this planet.
 

. (0)
Friday May 24, 2013, 8:57 am
It is our demand for oil and its' by products that makes fracking happen in the first place. If we reduced the amount of oil we used, maybe by using our cars a bit less, heating/cooling our homes a little less etc then there wouldn't be the demand or the huge profits to be made by companies who carry out fracking.
 

Anders Jonsson (0)
Friday May 24, 2013, 9:18 am
Stop Fracking Now!
 

Michael Kirkby (86)
Friday May 24, 2013, 9:40 am
Noted & posted
 

Past Member (0)
Friday May 24, 2013, 9:48 am
read and noted, thanks
 

Wim Zunnebeld (144)
Friday May 24, 2013, 11:23 am
STOP FRACKING!
 

Paulett Simunich (0)
Friday May 24, 2013, 12:53 pm
Gloria Picchetti, I waned to send a star but could not.....to soon to do so.....But I loved your comment!!!!!

Fracking will not be allowed......... As proud people everywhere.....German people will continue to make their world famous beer.............
 

Angelene B. (146)
Friday May 24, 2013, 1:08 pm
What industry COULDN'T fracking hurt?
 

Shanti S. (0)
Friday May 24, 2013, 1:20 pm
Thank you.
 

S J. (118)
Friday May 24, 2013, 1:36 pm
No more fracking as we are about to use clean energy, no need of that old fashion dirty energy. Thank Cal.
 

James Doeppers (0)
Friday May 24, 2013, 2:32 pm
Thanks
 

Ryan Yehling (49)
Friday May 24, 2013, 2:45 pm
Thanks for sharing!
 

Yvonne White (233)
Friday May 24, 2013, 5:08 pm
OMG! Maybe we could use that warning to stop fracking in America! Save the beer! Even FOX watchers could understand that!;)
 

Past Member (0)
Friday May 24, 2013, 5:41 pm
That would be bad. I don't drink beer personally, but it would be awful for the beer to be ruined.
 

Dana B. (133)
Friday May 24, 2013, 5:55 pm
Bad news
 

Sonny Honrado (6)
Sunday May 26, 2013, 6:39 pm
Cheers for the beer in our lives. No to FRACKING!
 
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