The new prime minister has said he will deliver on the promises in the 2019 Conservative election manifesto.
A Labour bid to introduce legislation to ban fracking was defeated this evening.
The county which hosted the UK’s only high volume fracking sites voted unanimously this afternoon to keep planning decisions on the process with the local planning authority.
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 government has followed up on its manifesto commitment to examine the system of judicial review.
With 40+ marginal seats in more 170 English parliamentary constituencies potentially affected by oil and gas licences, the campaign network, Frack Free United, warned today that the impact of fracking on the election should not be underestimated.
DrillOrDrop’s summary of the election manifesto commitments on fracking and onshore oil and gas. We’ll update this post with each new manifesto.
The Prime Minister has said the government will be making an announcement “shortly” on fracking in the UK.
Fracking Week in Parliament. What is the government doing to determine whether there’s any evidence that Russia has issued fake news to discredit the UK fracking industry? This question was put to ministers by the former Conservative Home Office Minister, David Maclean.
Two-thirds of people surveyed in Lancashire opposed fracking within five miles of their home, according to a new poll published today.