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Should fracking be banned?
Fracking leads to more jobs.
Many preliminary fracking licenses are around the city of
. As Manchester falls
the rest of the UK in terms of employment and homelessness this helps them.
Each million dollars of new oil and gas production is
with a $66,000 increase in wage income and 0.78 new jobs within the county.
have shown that on average 36% of fracking royalties stay within local areas, boosting the economies of these communities.
Reports suggest fracking could create up to
jobs within the UK.
Fracking also provides
in sectors needed to aid fracking companies such as transportation, law and hospitality.
In the US, more than
have been added due to fracking between 2002 and 2015.
Fracking is a very dangerous job, and poses a huge number of serious risks.
Sudden surges in employment and population in the fracking areas means that
construction companies struggle to build housing fast enough
to keep up with the population growth.
Fracking does not provide stable employment.
The amount of jobs it create might be low compared to the required investment fracking needs in order to be pursued
Renewable energy installation also leads to more jobs.