We now understand the dangers of burning fossils. However, there are different degrees of danger, depending on the fuel, and we understand these differences. Unfortunately, to some degree we've embraced the fracking of natural gas as a solution. It probably isn't.
Researchers in Canada have determined that hydraulic fracturing (HF) is creating earthquakes. Findings from the report indicate that the recent increase in concentrated drilling directly correlates to the advent of increased seismological activity.