One of the UK’s leading seismologists says more shale gas wells must be fracked to assess the risk from tremors.
Investigative journalist and environmental writer. Specialising in UK onshore oil and gas, fracking and the reaction to it.
The rig to drill new wells at the Horse Hill oil site in Surrey has been delivered.
The decision on plans to drill two oil and gas wells near the Surrey village of Dunsfold have been delayed for a third time.
Youth climate campaigners living in the area of the UK’s only fracking site secured a meeting with a senior county councillor this afternoon.
Fracking companies can “railroad” through their interests because the Environment Agency has been “drained” of resources, a Labour energy spokesperson told delegates at the party’s conference.
DrillOrDrop’s picture round-up of climate rallies in the UK.
On the eve of tomorrow’s international climate strikes, more than 450 celebrities, activists and campaign organisations have urged the United Nations to endorse a worldwide ban on fracking.