Cuadrilla confirmed this morning it was preparing to frack again at its shale gas site near Blackpool in Lancashire.
The South Yorkshire MP, Sir Kevin Barron, has joined a residents’ campaign against Ineos plans to explore for shale gas in the village of Woodsetts.
The shale gas commissioner, Natascha Engel has resigned after just over six months, she has told a national newspaper.
Events in April 2019 and beyond about UK fracking, onshore oil and gas and campaigning
A government adviser has been accused of “negligent failure” for refusing to revise a report on the health impacts of fracking.
Katja Garson, of the UK Youth Climate Coalition, reports in this guest post on a growing letter-writing campaign that urges the energy minister to ban fracking.
IGas plans to test a gas well in Ellesmere Port will undermine efforts to regenerate a seriously deprived area and put nearby homes and businesses at risk, campaigners will argue later this month.