Fracking Week in Parliament 6-10 November 2017. The Green Party’s MP, Caroline Lucas, pressed ministers this week on whether Third Energy’s plans for fracking at Kirby Misperton had passed tests required by the regulators.
The latest findings from the government survey of attitudes to fracking in the UK puts support at its lowest level since the question was first asked.
The fracking industry must comply with the rules if it is to regain public confidence, the Environment Agency said yesterday.
The Lib Dems became the second party in two days to publish a manifesto with an anti-fracking pledge.
The latest findings from the government’s quarterly Wave tracker survey, published this morning, put support for fracking at 18%.
A supporter and opponent of onshore fracking went head to head at Westminster yesterday in a debate on shale gas.
North Yorkshire County Council has been defending its approval of Third Energy’s plans to frack at Kirby Misperton in Ryedale.