Environmental campaigners have called on the new Conservative leader, Boris Johnson, to ban fracking.
MPs from both sides of parliament have called on the government to announce it has abandoned plans to relax the planning rules on shale gas schemes.
Conservative councillors in Lancashire have been accused of using a “wrecking amendment” for a second time to block support for their government’s policy on the rules on seismic activity induced by fracking.
A group of 143 doctors, nurses and health specialists has called on Theresa May to ban fracking in her final fortnight in office.
The potential cost to the public of decommissioning fracking sites is to be investigated by the government’s spending watchdog.
The UK’s credibility to tackle climate change rests on government action over the next 18 months, the official adviser said today.
A Conservative group has defied party policy by proposing a ban on fracking.
Ineos plans to drill for shale gas in the south Yorkshire village of Woodsetts are to be decided by the local government secretary, James Brokenshire.
Plans by IGas to test a gas well at Ellesmere Port in Cheshire are to be decided by the local government secretary.
A cross-party group of Scottish politicians has called on the Scottish Parliament to end its investment in fossil fuels.