This post has live updates from the opening day of the public inquiry into plans by Ineos for shale gas exploration in the Derbyshire village of Marsh Lane.
Five grandparents, aged 63-82, are taking part in an anti-fracking protest at the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy in central London.
Protests have closed the IGas shale gas exploration site at Tinker Lane in north Nottinghamshire.
The regulator of oil and gas licensing has begun a consultation on how it plans to assess the financial strength of companies.
The Weald-based exploration company, UK Oil and Gas Investments Plc, announced today it was considering raising funds.
Ineos has announced it plans to submit a new application for shale gas exploration in the South Yorkshire village of Woodsetts.
June 2018 sees the opening of the inquiry into the Ineos scheme to explore for shale gas in the Derbyshire village of Marsh Lane, plus plans for a blockade of Cuadrilla’s Lancashire fracking site.