The Australian owner of shale gas company Cuadrilla has raised $19.7m (£11.79m) in a share placing.
Senior figures from Cuadrilla’s backers in Australia and Hong Kong have been appointed to the company’s boards.
In this guest post, researcher and anti-fracking campaigner Ben Dean argues there should be a change to the law which currently could allow the Chinese to influence shale gas exploration in England.
25th February 2014 Frack Free Balcombe Residents’ Association is one of the latest organisations to highlight the links between Britain’s onshore oil and gas industry and Chinese investment. The association’s weekly newsletter (number 18) traces the links between Balcombe and Beijing. We’ve converted this into a flow chart. […]