The shale gas company, Cuadrilla Resources, has described itself as “largely non-operational” following the moratorium on fracking in England.
More than a third of people oppose fracking for shale gas while just under a quarter support it, according to the latest data from a government survey released this morning.
Opponents of fracking have used the first anniversary of the moratorium on fracking in England to call for the shale gas industry to give up.
On the first anniversary of the moratorium on fracking, shale gas industry proposals to deal with earthquakes have been dismissed as “insufficient”.
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Ineos’s shale gas business has cut the value of its exploration assets to zero following the government moratorium on fracking in England.
UK anti-fracking campaigners have joined calls to block an expansion plan by the petrochemical company Ineos in Belgium.
An official order could block plans by a former fracking company to use gas wells in North Yorkshire to test alternative technologies.
A company that tried to frack in North Yorkshire three years ago says it wants to re-use old gas sites for renewable energy.
Regulation of the UK onshore shale industry is “lax, fragmented and frequently incompetent”, a new study has concluded.