The government’s climate advisor has warned about the risks of investing in fracking.
A network of anti-fracking groups is urging supporters to prepare for a government U-turn on the moratorium in England.
The business secretary, Kwasi Kwarteng, has said he is preparing to consider the next steps on fracking.
The organisation representing the UK shale industry has offered to fix gas prices to industry, transport and homes.
DrillOrDrop’s diary of events in summer 2022 involving the UK onshore oil and gas industry and campaigns about it.
The Conservative MP heading the Net Zero Scrutiny Group has asked the government what would be needed to ease the controls on fracking.
Residents and businesses in the Ryedale area of North Yorkshire are being asked what they think about producing geothermal energy from old gas wells, including one once earmarked for fracking.
MPs debated the Queen’s Speech this week, which included measures which ministers said would curb protest and promote energy security. DrillOrDrop has compiled a selection of Westminster comments on these issues.
The government announced today it was reviving plans to make the popular protest technique of locking on a criminal offence.
Pregnant women, children, indigenous people, communities of colour and low-income neighbourhoods are disproportionately harmed by fracking, according to the latest review in the US of risks and damage.