The constituencies of senior members of the cabinet will be untouched by fracking. But key red wall seats taken by the Conservatives from Labour in 2019, often with small majorities, are in shale gas areas.
The business secretary, Kwasi Kwarteng, has said he is preparing to consider the next steps on fracking.
A blueprint for future oil and gas sites in Derbyshire leaves the way open to fracking, despite a moratorium on the process.
Time runs out today for Ineos at a second shale gas site in England.
DrillOrDrop’s diary of events in autumn 2021 affecting the UK onshore oil and gas industry and campaigns about it.
Official documents confirm that an Ineos company has been awarded permits to drill the Texas shale.
DrillOrDrop’s round-up of the possible action on UK fracking and onshore oil and gas developments in 2020.
Two years ago today, Ineos Upstream, the UK’s biggest shale gas licence-holder, submitted its first formal plans for an exploration site.
A parliamentary group is seeking expert evidence on earthquakes caused by fracking.
Planning officers have recommended approval of Ineos proposals to drill an exploratory shale gas well on the edge of the south Yorkshire village of Woodsetts.