The Fire Brigades Union voted today to oppose fracking in the UK and to offer support to anti-fracking campaigns.
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Investors and anti-drilling campaigners have criticised proposals by Angus Energy to use money intended for decommissioning to connect a shut-in gas field to the grid.
The largest UK education union has formally opposed Ineos sponsorship of a children’s running scheme because of the company’s interests in fracking for shale gas.
An application for a licence to explore for shale gas in south west County Fermanagh has prompted questions and opposition among anti-fracking campaigners and local people.
A High Court judge ruled this morning that the government does not have to carry out a new public consultation on its planning policy on fracking.
Updated 13 May 2019 A protest outside an oil and gas exploration site at West Newton, north of Hull, has entered its third day.
All information on activity at a Surrey oil well should be published following another local earth tremor, residents and a community group have said.