The campaigns for and against fracking are in full swing in the area south of Sheffield after INEOS announced it would be applying for planning permission for shale gas exploration.
The oil and chemicals firm INEOS has revealed details of what could be its first shale gas site in the UK.
Seismic surveying in Derbyshire and South Yorkshire could start at the end of this month.
INEOS is promoting its view of the benefits of shale gas to parish and town councils in its English exploration areas at a series of daytime meetings next month. Opponents of the company’s activities have described the meetings as a “sham consultation” and “a slick PR exercise”. They […]