Shale Gas:

  1. is a natural gas trapped in the igneous rocks of earth crust
  2. is currently commercially produced only in Rajasthan in India
  3. emits substantially low GHGs in comparison to other forms of Natural Gas

Which of the above is / are correct statements?

Answer: [D] None

None of the given statements are correct. The First statement is incorrect because shale gas is extracted from gas trapped in sedimentary rocks. Second statement is incorrect because right now we are not commercially producing shale gas. Third statement is incorrect because both are equivalent. 

This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module