The shale gas company, INEOS, has been accused of bullying landowners to allow access for geological surveys.
The Environment Agency is investigating what action to take against a Rathlin Energy exploratory drilling site in East Yorkshire as evidence emerges of more breaches of its permit conditions.
The Humberside and East Yorkshire Frack Off group has called for a suspension of Rathlin Energy’s activities in the region and an inquiry into the West Newton drill site. The call follows an investigation by DrillOrDrop.com into breaches of environmental permits at West Newton.
The West Newton exploratory petroleum well in East Yorkshire made national headlines last September when neighbours complained about a foul smell coming from the site. But an investigation byDrillOrDrop.com reveals this was just one of a series of problems facing West Newton over the summer and early autumn […]
The Brighton Argus reported today (14/1/14) that Sussex Police is employing a civilian to manage its investigation into the fracking protests outside Cuadrilla’s exploration site at Balcombe. According to the Argus, the force said it did not have anyone suitable internally to act as the equivalent of a […]