Emissions of methane from fossil fuels have been underestimated by up to 40%, according to a new study.
Just one in ten people support fracking in the UK, according to the latest results in a quarterly government survey.
Opposition to fracking reached 44%, a record high, in the latest government survey of public attitudes to shale gas.
Emissions from flares – including climate-damaging methane – could be underestimated, according to new research published today.
One of the UK’s leading seismologists says more shale gas wells must be fracked to assess the risk from tremors.
Small earth tremors have continued to be recorded around the Surrey village of Newdigate during the summer.
UK shale gas reserves may be “markedly lower than previously thought”, according to research published today.