The shale gas company, Cuadrilla Resources, has described itself as “largely non-operational” following the moratorium on fracking in England.
Some fracking for oil and gas could still go ahead, despite the government’s moratorium, a ministerial statement has indicated.
People living near Cuadrilla’s Lancashire fracking site have said there are “serious and fundamental errors” in the company’s interpretation of local geology.
Conservative-controlled Scarborough Borough Council declared a climate emergency this afternoon.
Cuadrilla, its supporters and opponents have made statements this afternoon following the decision by two contractors to stop working at the Preston New Road fracking site.
Thursday November 21 Duncan Clark, one of the authors of The Burning Question, talks about addiction to fossil fuels and how to give them up, at The Elephant and Castle pub, Lewes, from 7.30pm. Tickets from Anne firstname.lastname@example.org Wednesday November 27 Lord Browne of Madingley, chair of Cuadrilla Resources, […]