The oil and gas industry must improve reporting of climate change impacts or risk losing its social licence, the regulator said today.
A US fracking company featured in the documentary Gasland has been charged with environmental offences following a two-year grand jury investigation.
UK oil and gas companies are regularly breaching regulation of their operations with little consequence, new research published today concludes.
A government document that shapes planning decisions across England is unlawful, Friends of the Earth, said in a challenge today.
A resident’s group in Surrey has discovered a loophole in oil and gas regulations that allow some wells to be stimulated or used for reinjection without specific controls.
Fracking Week in Parliament The SNP MP, Drew Hendry, asked the government last week about the environmental risks of oil drilling in south east England.
The High Court has told the UK government to change some new rules for environmental court cases to protect those taking legal action.
A former Conservative parliamentary candidate and leading establishment figure has condemned the Tory manifesto pledges in support of fracking.
The shale gas company, Cuadrilla, has published environmental monitoring data from its Preston New Road site near Blackpool.
This round-up, compiled by Jack Lampkin and Ruth Hayhurst, looks at recent studies about fracking. Please let us know if we’ve missed a report you think should be included. Click here to get in touch.