Cuadrilla’s Australian investor has said it continues to give the shale gas company its “full support” in the face of a moratorium on fracking announced two days ago.
Councillors in Lancashire are to ask the Home Secretary to pay for policing at anti-fracking protests from central government funding.
The government should refuse consent for Third Energy’s fracking plans in North Yorkshire, campaigners said this morning in response to publication of the company’s annual accounts.
A report relied upon by the Government in its support for shale gas extraction is to be updated.
Councils dealing with planning applications for shale gas developments were invited today to bid for a share of £1.2m.
The regulator of the oil and gas industry has criticised Angus Energy over its operation at Brockham near Dorking.
The government suggested today that Lancashire could still receive financial help towards the cost of policing protests against Cuadrilla’s plans to frack for shale gas near Blackpool.