An Australian mining group has almost doubled its stake in the UK shale gas company, Cuadrilla Resources.
Campaigners who fought Cuadrilla’s fracking plans near Blackpool for nearly five years are now questioning the company’s motives for another site a mile away.
The policing operation outside Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road fracking site has ended, Lancashire Constabulary has confirmed.
The shale gas company, Cuadrilla, wants more time at its gas production site at Elswick in Lancashire.
The government has given some details of what would be needed to end the moratorium on fracking in England.
DrillOrDrop’s round-up of the possible action on UK fracking and onshore oil and gas developments in 2020.
2019 saw a Conservative government withdraw its support from fracking and introduce a moratorium on the process.
Cuadrilla’s Australian investor has suggested that the shale gas company will be looking at new exploration sites next year.
As the election draws to a close, campaigner Ada Zaffina sets out for the new government what she thinks is wrong with the moratorium on fracking.
The ruling has been delayed in an appeal by the first campaigners found guilty of breaching an injunction against anti-fracking protests.