Natural gas drilling is causing destructive earthquakes in Europe too

Groningen has the largest natural gas field in Europe, and is prone to earthquakes.

Natural gas drilling is causing destructive earthquakes in Europe too

Shell and ExxonMobil gas drilling in Groningen gas field, the Netherlands causing shallow and destructive earthquakes (click on the interactive map below).
 
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