As predicted, Jacob Rees-Mogg is the new business secretary. But he also extra responsibility for energy.
In this guest post, the organisation representing farmers and both small and large landowners in Yorkshire put key questions on fracking to Rishi Sunak and Liz Truss.
The UK’s next prime minister will be pro-fracking but only if local people want it.
Campaign organisations are taking separate legal actions over plans for a new gasfield and Ineos’s plastics project.
The business secretary, Kwasi Kwarteng, has avoided scrutiny by MPs on the UK phase out of fossil fuels.
The Conservative leadership challenger, Liz Truss, has suggested that the moratorium on fracking in England should be lifted and decisions left to local people.
The business secretary, Kwasi Kwarteng, has reportedly told Conservative Party officials that the prime minister should step down.
The British Geological Survey (BGS) has submitted its scientific review of shale gas extraction to the UK government.
The government’s climate advisor has warned about the risks of investing in fracking.
The business secretary, Kwasi Kwarteng, has ordered a scientific review of the impact of fracking.